Armadillos' migration to northern US thought to be sign of climate change

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It may be one of the stranger signs of climate change: the nine-banded armadillo, which is native to Latin America and more recently Texas. Scientists say warmer winters have lured the mammals northwards, bringing with them parasites and diseases.

Al Jazeera's John Hendren reports from Carbondale, a city in the state of Illinois that has become a relatively new haven for armadillos.


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