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Researchers Explore Alternatives to Elephant Culling

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Science  09 Mar 2007:
Vol. 315, Issue 5817, pp. 1349
DOI: 10.1126/science.315.5817.1349

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PRETORIA, SOUTH AFRICA-- An ambitious new research program announced last week as part of the South African government's draft policy to manage its growing elephant population would allow limited culling--which is not being done in any African country--if other approaches fail. (Read more.)