Chimps deserve protection, regardless of use

  • Article by: Los Angeles Times Editorial
  • Updated: June 17, 2013 - 6:54 PM

In the more than two decades since the U.S. government declared chimpanzees in the wild to be an endangered species, not much has improved for those great apes. The threats of habitat loss, poaching and disease have only intensified.

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pumiceJun. 17, 13 7:43 PM

Re: "To get permits, scientists would have to offer some mitigation that contributes to chimpanzee conservation." What a reasonable trade-off!

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