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Assateague Island, Maryland / Animal Birth Control #341239

CBS Evening News for Saturday, Oct 10, 1992
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(Studio: Bob Schieffer) Report introduced.

(Assateague Island, MD: Regina Blakely) Plan to control the wild horse population on Assateague Island, MD, through birth control featured; scenes shown of scientists darting the horses with a protein contraceptive vaccine. [National Park Service Roger RECTOR, Deaconess Research Institution Jay KIRKPATRICK, Humane Society of the US Allen RUTBERG - comment on the wildlife management plan.] Use of contraceptives on other kinds of wildlife that have been moving into cities and in zoos outlined. [Wildlife Management Institution Lonnie WILLIAMSON - offers cautionary advice.]

Reporter(s):
Blakely, Regina;
Schieffer, Bob
Duration:
00:02:40

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