TITLE

Georgia Says, 'Come Kill Our Threatened Species'

AUTHOR(S)
Gvasalia, Tsira
PUB. DATE
February 2012
SOURCE
Transitions Online;2/20/2012, p8
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that Georgia Energy and Natural Resources Ministry has permitted hunting for animals on the International Union for Conservation of Nature's list of threatened species to promote tourism. Researchers and environmentalists say there is no reliable count of how many of the threatened animals still roam the forests and mountains of Georgia.
ACCESSION #
73201980

 

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