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Main Title State wildlife laws handbook Center for Wildlife Law at the Institute of Public Law, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, New Mexico ; Ruth S. Musgrave and Mary Anne Stein ; with contributions from Karen Cantrell, Sara Parker, and Miriam Wolok.
Author Musgrave, Ruth S.
Other Authors
Author Title of a Work
Stein, Mary Anne.
Publisher Government Institutes,
Year Published 1993
OCLC Number 28801109
ISBN 0865873577
Subjects Wildlife conservation--Law and legislation--United States--States
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
ENAR  KF5640.Z95M87 1993 Region 7 IRC Library/Kansas City,KS 05/18/2001 DISPERSAL
Edition 1st ed.
Collation xv, 840 p. ; 29 cm.
Includes bibliographical references (p. 829-830).
Contents Notes
Overview of wildlife laws and issues -- How to use this handbook -- Topics excluded from state summaries -- Overview of wildlife law -- History of wildlife laws -- Modern wildlife laws -- International wildlife laws -- Federal laws relevant to state wildlife management -- State wildlife laws -- Wildlife poaching in the U.S. -- Scope of the problem -- Poaching problem in the U.S. -- State laws -- Federal laws -- Enforcement of existing laws -- Solutions and recommendations -- Priorities -- State wildlife laws -- State summaries. State laws compared -- Tables comparing state wildlife laws -- Discussion and recommendations -- Sample statutes -- Director of agency: appointment and qualifications -- Commissioner: appointments and qualifications -- Commission members: appointments and qualifications -- Agency funding sources -- State advisory boards -- Hunter education courses -- Trapper education courses -- Restitution, spotlighting and waste statutes -- Permission to hunt on private land -- Permission to trap on private land -- Statutory regulation of selected hunting business. Animal damage control -- License revocation and suspension table -- States with criminal felony provisions for various violations -- Statutory prohibitions against hunting while intoxicated -- Rewards for assisting with enforcement against violators -- Status of hunter harassment statutes -- Native American provisions -- State fish and wildlife agencies -- State legislative sessions: legal provisions.