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PALEONEWS:In vast, arid West, fossils being plundered, destroyed by thieves



http://www.cnn.com/2000/NATURE/02/08/fossillooters.ap/

CNN: In vast, arid West, fossils being plundered, destroyed by thieves
excerpt:
A multi-agency task force called Operation Rock Fish, named after the
most common fossil found in Wyoming, has netted several hundred suspects
since its creation in 1993. Rogers said arrest figures are unavailable
because the various agencies have not coordinated them. 
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