Everybody knows that as human cities grow, animal populations decrease. It's just common sense. After all, when suburbs start sprawling into previously undeveloped land, the wildlife that once called the wilderness home will have to flee — or else. At least, you'd think that. As it turns out, wildlife doesn't always scatter in the face of humanity. Sometimes, it infiltrates and adapts to a whole new way of life, right under our noses. Here are the unexpected animal populations you'll find in 10 cities around the globe.
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Written by Reuben Westmaas September 26, 2018
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