TITLE

Wildlife baiting controversy rages on

AUTHOR(S)
Byford, Jim
PUB. DATE
February 2006
SOURCE
Southeast Farm Press;2/8/2006, Vol. 33 Issue 5, p12
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the controversy surrounding wildlife baiting. Concerns about the spread of brucellosis and chronic wasting disease have prompted many researchers and biologist to condemn feeding. Biologists are also concern about the spread of other diseases when animals come together in close proximity.
ACCESSION #
19761573

 

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