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War Zone Could Promote Peace By Conserving Environment

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October 13, 1997
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In the current issue of Science magazine (Oct. 10), Penn State scientist Ke Chung Kim, professor of entomology, recommends the official conversion of the DMZ into a system of bioreserves that would offer havens for rare and endangered species of animals and plants, as well as an economic boost for North and South Korea.

University Park, Pa. --- The Demilitarized Zone (DMZ) once symbolized war and conflict, a 366-square-mile area rigidly separating North and South Korea totally unhabited by humans. Today, the DMZ may represent a major hope for peace between the two Koreas.


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