Animal Care and Management at the National Zoo: Final Report


Subject:
Animals , Parks , Recreation , Animal Welfare , Zoos , Zoos

Description:
In 2003, "Congress requested a science-based review of the quality and effectiveness of animal care and management at the zoo by the National Academies." This 2005 report is the result of an examination of "the historic and recent problems with animal health and animal science practices at the zoo, including recent reports on zoo operations and a scientific examination of the causes of recent animal deaths." From the National Research Council of the National Academies.

Publisher:
The National Academy of Sciences

Language:
English

Source:
http://www.nap.edu/openbook.php?isbn=0309095832


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