Re: NANFA-- Re:pulling our heads out of something
Fri, 14 Jun 2002 16:19:26 -0500

Jeff wrote:

"As for saving endangered species, if we ended the prohibitions on
commercial trade and let people make a livelyhood managing and
harvesting them for commercial sale then no way under heaven barring
some unforeseen calamity would they be allowed to become extinct."

To which I sez: didn't work out so well for the Carolina Parakeet and
Passenger Pigeon, did it?

Maybe it was one of those "unforeseen calamities", like total lack of
regulated takings.

Steve Haslouer
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