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Salem-News.com Lead Poisoning articles
Salem-News.com (Jul-09-2014 20:50)
Lead Bullets, Fishing Gear Killing 120 Different Bird Species in North AmericaSalem-News.com Staff
Researchers looked at copper bullets as one less-toxic alternative to lead and notes that they generally work well in modern firearms commonly used for big game hunting.
(CORVALLIS, Ore. ) -
The ingestion of lead ammunition and lead fishing tackle accounts for illness and mortality in more than 120 different species of birds in North America, according to a newly published review of scientific studies on the issue.