California Commission to Hear Non-Native Species Issues

The California Fish and Game Commission is poised to consider two items at its March 3 meeting that address non-native frogs and turtles.

In a statement, the Pet Industry Joint Advisory Council (PIJAC) said these agenda items are not likely to lead to an immediate ban on the importation, possession or trade of all non-native amphibian and turtles. However, PIJAC warned that the commission could start a process that would lead to such a ban.

Read full story HERE.


About Candace M Hansen

Wildlife advocate, conservationist and environmentalist.
This entry was posted in General Interest and tagged , , , , , , . Bookmark the permalink.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s