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Re: Breeder's Club issues

On Fri, 29 May 1998, Herb Harris wrote:

> agree at some point to our policy of "Never release to the Wild" any non
> native captive fish, unless directed to do so by the proper authorities.

That should be expanded to include any captive fish, irrespective of them
being native or non native.  One risks introducing diseases, genetically
contaiminating native fish stocks etc etc.


Peter J Unmack 			peter.unmack at asu_edu
DESERT FISHES RULE: To boldly thrive where no other fish can make it!

Australian desert fishes pages at http://ozdesertfish.base.org (don't 
forget to visit the Desert Fishes Council pages too)
Native Fish Australia pages at http://www.nativefish.asn.au
North American Native Fishes Association at http://www.nanfa.org 
Aquatic Conservation Network at http://www.acn.ca

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