Shut Your Traps?

January 2004
Weekly Reader News - Senior;1/16/2004, Vol. 82 Issue 17, p2
Focuses on the efforts of a group of Girl Scouts to control the population of beavers in Fairbanks, Alaska. Reasons for considering beavers as a nuisance to the state; Impact of the Take a Kid Trapping program of the Alaska Department of Fish and Game on participating Girl Scouts; Concerns of Stephanie Boyles, a biologist with the People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals, over the trapping and skinning of beavers.


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