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5 Places Abandoned by People But Not Wildlife

#EcoList of Things We Love

Cybele Knowles
Sep 23, 2016 · 5 min read

1. Chernobyl

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Classroom in the ghost town of Pripyat, located near the former Chernobyl nuclear power plant. Photographed in 2008 by Henrik Ismarker/Flickr.

2. Kolmanskop, Namibia

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Ghost town of Kolmanskop, photographed in 2006 by Damien du Toit/Flickr.

3. Korean Demilitarized Zone

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Korean DMZ courtesy Korea.net/Wikimedia.

4. Centralia, Pennsylvania

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Centralia, Pa., by properpictures/Flickr.

5. Okunoshima, Japan

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Rabbits at Okunoshima by Kim Bui/Flickr.

Center for Biological Diversity

The Center for Biological Diversity is a national…

Cybele Knowles

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Digital Communications Associate, Center for Biological Diversity

Center for Biological Diversity

The Center for Biological Diversity is a national, nonprofit conservation organization with more than 1.6 million members and online activists dedicated to the protection of endangered species and wild places. More info at www.biologicaldiversity.org

Cybele Knowles

Written by

Digital Communications Associate, Center for Biological Diversity

Center for Biological Diversity

The Center for Biological Diversity is a national, nonprofit conservation organization with more than 1.6 million members and online activists dedicated to the protection of endangered species and wild places. More info at www.biologicaldiversity.org

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