CBS Evening News for Friday, Jul 18, 1975
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(Studio) Govt. to allow poisoning of wildlife in public lands.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite
(No location given) Ban lift is compromise of ranchers and environmentalists. 1 of devices to be used is M-44 sodium cyanide gun; it kills nontarget animals too. Collar containing cyanide in testing stages. Department of Int. film shows coyote attacking neck of sheep and coming away with poisonous collar. [Defenders of Wildlife John GRANDY - says collar kills quickly and only gets offending animal.] 80-90% sheep farmers have had losses.
REPORTER: Lee Thornton
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