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From: hermine hermine at endangeredspecies.com> on 2003.03.19 at 08:17:34(10058)
At 10:26 AM 03/19/2003 -0500, angel morales wrote:

It all boils down to bureaucratic hypocrisy !! It's all right to slash and
burn the rain forest but not alright to salvage and remove a few plants for
study with out the long winded wait for a permit.

I have been singing this song since the middle of the 1970s. I would
challenge anyone to show me a case of something being SAVED via CITES et al.


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