Paleontology. China clamps down on illegal fossil trading.

  title={Paleontology. China clamps down on illegal fossil trading.},
  author={Richard E. Stone},
  volume={329 5998},
C R E D IT : R . S T O N E / C IE N C E BEIJING—China’s powerful State Council issued a regulation last week designed to rein in rampant pillaging of the country’s magnifi cent fossil beds, which have yielded the fi rst feathered dinosaurs and other blockbuster finds. The new rules will change the way excavation permits are issued and impose hefty fi nes… CONTINUE READING