Judgment day for the spotted owl

October 1991
New Scientist;10/12/91, Vol. 132 Issue 1790, p13
Reports on the formation of a high-level committee in the U.S. to impose restrictions on logging in the West Coast in order to save endangered spotted owls from extinction. Provisions of the Endangered Species Act; Requirements for the preservation of the habitat of species threatened with extinction; Disputes between two agencies, the Bureau of Land Management and the Fish and Wildlife Service.


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