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Hunting `Has Conservation Role`

Monday, October 30, 2006

Elephant populations had benefited from a permit system that allowed sport hunters to kill a limited number of the beasts, according to Eugene Lapointe. Mr. Lapointe was head of the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species (CITES) between 1982-90.

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