nearly $10 million per year spent on behalf of the Mojave desert tortoise
According to a new AP report, from 1996 to 2006, "more than $93 million was spent on managing the long-lived reptile, records show. That's more than was spent on other species such as the grizzly bear, gray wolf or bald eagle."
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