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Texas / Species Survival Program #302883

CBS Evening News for Saturday, Mar 09, 1985
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(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: Bob Schieffer

(Blanco, Texas) J. David Bamberger's wildlife ranch featured; films shown. [BAMBERGER - notes success of breeding endangered species on ranch.] [Fort Worth Zoo director Elvie TURNER - cites zoos' inability to maintain conditions encouraging genetic diversity.] Turner's theory underlying Texas ranch project explained. [Rancher Tom MANTZEL - notes success of breeding zebras on his ranch.] Issue of hunting surplus animals to fund expansion of breeding program considered. [MANTZEL - notes zoos euthanize surplus animals without raising revenues; considers ranchers' humane motives for participating.]
REPORTER: Martha Teichner

Schieffer, Bob;
Teichner, Martha

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