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Date of this Version

July 2001


NADCA's Future Mission -- Art Smith, NADCA Treasurer, editor INTERACTIONS
The Wildlife Society Position Statement on Feral and Free-Ranging Domestic Cats
Feral Dog Trapping Primer -- Dave Pauli, Humane Society of the United States
The first case of hantavirus pulmonary syndrome (HPS), a rodent-borne viral infection, known to occur in New England has recently been confirmed.
NWRC Research Program Manager Announced: Dr. James Russell Mason is the new Program Manager for the Center's Mammal Research Program.
What causes albino individuals to occur and does this condition occur within all vertebrate species?
ORV'S (off-Road Vehicles) May Exacerbate Hantavirus Infection

Wildlife and Highways: seeking solutions to an Ecological and Socio-Economic
Dilemma -- held at the 7th annnual meeting of the Wildlife Society. Abstracts included:
Dead on the road: mitigative models to address deer highway mortality -- Bissonette, J. A., M. E. Lenert, and J. W. Haefner
A strategy for mitigating highway impacts on wildlife-- Jackson, S. D. and C. R. Griffin
Vehicle-deer collisions in Virginia: implications for management -- West, B. C, J. A. Parkhurst, P. F. Scanlon, and M. Knox
Seeking solutions to wildlife-highway conflicts using an advocacy-based approach -- McMurtray, J.