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baiting

the laying of a bait. May be done for purposes of medication or control, or for malicious reasons. In urban areas baiting is controlled by law which forbids baiting except, in some countries, on one's own property. Most of the poisonous substances used are controlled by legislation so that the identity of the baiter is recorded.
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Baiting changes bears' behaviors, habituates them to human food sources and reduces their natural fear of humans, which increases the likelihood of negative interactions with people.
Nor can you expect to control large populations if you fail to ensure your baiting points are adequately topped-up - especially so during the first week of treatment.
Using a sandwich ELISA, we determined the effect of baiting by detecting E.
Therefore our baiting strategies for cats and foxes are entirely different.
One signal that military officials are at least willing to take a fresh look at the issue of lesbian baiting is that they want to talk to Benecke of the SLDN.
Asa modified live virus rabies vaccine was being used in an urban setting, news releases were issued to the media before and during annual baiting operations.
Although I fully understand the ramifications (transmission of CWD and other diseases) of baiting and fully support what the Wisconsin DNR is doing, you should realize that 29 states/provinces allow baiting.
Hunters needed more tools to increase their success, and baiting is one more tool that we now are offering to accomplish that goal.
Modifications for 2004 included an increase in media outreach in smaller markets and increased hand baiting.
More important, I came to appreciate that rockfishing isn't just about baiting lines and filling the freezer.
The season was cancelled, leaving hunters and wildlife biologists concerned that antihunters in other Canadian provinces might use the same argument to ban spring seasons in general, and baiting in particular.
April 14 /PRNewswire/ -- Pennsylvania Agriculture Secretary Dennis Wolff today announced the start of the 2005 oral rabies vaccination (ORV) baiting project.