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Plague: Past, Present, and Future.

Stenseth, Nils Christian, Bakyt B. Atshabar, Mike Begon, Steven R. Belmain, Eric Bertherat, Elisabeth Carniel, Kenneth L. Gage, Herwig Leirs, and Lila Rahalison. "Plague: Past, Present, and Future." PLOS Medicine (January 15, 2008): n. pag. Journals.plos.org. PLOS. Web. 20 Mar. 2016.

How would this sentence in lines 20-21 need to be changed to be grammatically correct?

"Over the last 20 years, there have been 1,000 to 5,000 human cases of plagues and 100 to 200 deaths reported to the World Health Organization each year."

A

No Change.

B

Over the last 20 years, there have been 1,000 to 5,000 human cases of plagues and 100 to 200 deaths being reported to the World Health Organization annually.

C

Over the last 20 years, there had been 1,000 to 5,000 human cases of plagues and 100 to 200 deaths reported to the World Health Organization each year.

D

Over the last 20 years, there have been 1,000 to 5,000 human cases of plague and 100 to 200 deaths reported to the World Health Organization annually.