The rarest fabric on Earth

By: Meg Lukens Noonan & Tom Garmeson
Photo: Courtesy of Alpaca Culture 

Original content from BBC.
The once-endangered vicuna is thriving in the Peruvian Andes, thanks to a bold plan to sustainably gather and sell its valuable fleece – and give locals a stake in its survival.

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