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Fisheries at Risk as Bills Target Science-Based Conservation1

👤biogeny 🕔27-Oct-2017

More than 200 prominent scientists have signed a letter to Congress opposing legislation that would weaken the Magnuson-Stevens Act, the U.S. fisheries law that sets catch limits based on scientific evidence.

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United States should dramatically retool animal research rules, groups say0

👤biogeny 🕔27-Oct-2017

For years, scientists and universities have complained about the patchwork of U.S. regulations governing the welfare of animals used in research. Studies involving rabbits and larger mammals, for example, are overseen chiefly by the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) in...

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