TITLE

The Endangered Species Act: Dollars and Sense?

AUTHOR(S)
Miller, Julie K.; Scott, J. Michael; Miller, Craig R.; Waits, Lisette P.
PUB. DATE
February 2002
SOURCE
BioScience;Feb2002, Vol. 52 Issue 2, p163
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Analyzes the United States Endangered Species Act (ESA) and the questions of the relationship between spending and changes in a species' status, and how the nature of threats to an endangered species influences this relationship. Proportion of requested money spent; Effect of funding on threats; Cost to society for a more successful U.S. recovery program; Discussion.
ACCESSION #
6057127

 

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