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Prairie Chickens #261000

CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Oct 09, 1979
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(Studio) Ratio of chickens to humans mentioned; status of prairie chicken noted.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Victoria Cnty., Texas) Endangerment of Prairie chicken due to encroachment of territory by suburban dvts. examined; Texas Department of Wildlife film shown Attempt to capture and relocate them outside Houston featured [Wildlife expert Nova SILVY - comments.] Birds said sent to ranch of Felice Gonzalez. Developer, General Homes, reported paying cost of move; details given.
REPORTER: Eric Engberg

Reporter(s):
Cronkite, Walter;
Engberg, Eric
Duration:
00:01:50

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