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Some animals are more equal than others: wild animal welfare in the media

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The media can reflect social opinion and influence debate and policy. Wild vertebrate welfare issues are regularly reported in the media, but there has been no study of the type and frequency of their coverage. We compiled a list of potential wild vertebrate welfare issues in the UK, recording how often each issue was mentioned in the media during 2014. Lethal wildlife management issues were most frequently reported, while issues that received little coverage included marine debris, commercia...

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Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed
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Accepted manuscript

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10.1093/biosci/biw144

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Oxford, MPLS, Zoology
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Oxford University Press Publisher's website
Journal:
Bioscience Journal website
Volume:
67
Issue:
1
Pages:
62-72
Publication date:
2016-12-07
Acceptance date:
2016-10-05
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EISSN:
1525-3244
ISSN:
0006-3568
Pubs id:
pubs:656057
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uri:807a6794-8ab0-4d38-bfef-0342d47cad1e
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uuid:807a6794-8ab0-4d38-bfef-0342d47cad1e
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pubs:656057

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