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Re: Get the Lead Out
« Reply #210 on: June 24, 2019, 05:08:24 PM »

Zinc and Lead Poisoning in Wild Birds in the Tri-State Mining District (Oklahoma, Kansas, and Missouri)

https://www.semanticscholar.org/paper/Zinc-and-Lead-Poisoning-in-Wild-Birds-in-the-Mining-Beyer-Dalgarn/a053ef271b86dd578bb55eddc5cc8cfc179141f5

Only within the moment of time represented by the present century has one species -- man -- acquired significant power to alter the nature of the world.
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« Reply #211 on: June 24, 2019, 05:10:50 PM »

OPINION
Wildlife killing contests are barbaric. Will Arizona finally put an end to them?

https://www.azcentral.com/story/opinion/op-ed/2019/06/20/arizona-end-barbaric-wildlife-killing-contests/1504630001/

Only within the moment of time represented by the present century has one species -- man -- acquired significant power to alter the nature of the world.
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« Reply #212 on: June 25, 2019, 04:01:38 PM »

Only within the moment of time represented by the present century has one species -- man -- acquired significant power to alter the nature of the world.
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« Reply #213 on: June 28, 2019, 11:22:50 AM »

This lead-poisoned eagle miraculously recovered. Most aren't so lucky

https://www.nationalgeographic.com/animals/2019/06/yellowstone-golden-eagle-lead-poisoning-recovery/

Only within the moment of time represented by the present century has one species -- man -- acquired significant power to alter the nature of the world.
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« Reply #214 on: June 30, 2019, 02:06:44 PM »

Lead-Poisoned Golden Eagle Released At Mount Diablo After Rehab

https://sanfrancisco.cbslocal.com/2019/06/27/797400/

Only within the moment of time represented by the present century has one species -- man -- acquired significant power to alter the nature of the world.
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« Reply #215 on: July 02, 2019, 02:59:30 PM »

Lead Ammunition is Now Banned for Hunting Wildlife in California

https://www.kqed.org/science/1944241/lead-ammunition-is-now-banned-for-hunting-wildlife-in-california


Endangered California condors are among the wildlife at risk from eating lead bullets in carrion.  (Tim Huntington, courtesy of the Ventana Wildlife Society)
Only within the moment of time represented by the present century has one species -- man -- acquired significant power to alter the nature of the world.
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« Reply #216 on: July 05, 2019, 03:37:55 PM »

This lead-poisoned eagle miraculously recovered. Most aren't so lucky

https://www.nationalgeographic.com/animals/2019/06/yellowstone-golden-eagle-lead-poisoning-recovery/?cmpid=org=ngp::mc=crm-email::src=ngp::cmp=editorial::add=Animals_20190704::rid=00000000027536634995


A golden eagle lands on the snow in Yellowstone National Park. These raptors can be poisoned by lead from bullet and shell fragments in animals killed by hunters.
Photograph by Barrett Hedges, Nat Geo Image Collection
Only within the moment of time represented by the present century has one species -- man -- acquired significant power to alter the nature of the world.
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« Reply #217 on: July 05, 2019, 03:40:38 PM »

This lead-poisoned eagle miraculously recovered. Most aren't so lucky

https://www.nationalgeographic.com/animals/2019/06/yellowstone-golden-eagle-lead-poisoning-recovery/?cmpid=org=ngp::mc=crm-email::src=ngp::cmp=editorial::add=Animals_20190704::rid=00000000027536634995


A golden eagle lands on the snow in Yellowstone National Park. These raptors can be poisoned by lead from bullet and shell fragments in animals killed by hunters.
Photograph by Barrett Hedges, Nat Geo Image Collection
Only within the moment of time represented by the present century has one species -- man -- acquired significant power to alter the nature of the world.
― Rachel Carson, Silent Spring

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Re: Get the Lead Out
« Reply #218 on: July 14, 2019, 02:32:07 PM »

Federal Court Revives Lawsuit Over Lead Ammunition Harming California Condors

https://kjzz.org/content/975706/federal-court-revives-lawsuit-over-lead-ammunition-harming-california-condors


George Andrejko/Arizona Game and Fish Department
The Peregrine Fund released four California condors into the wild this year. After nearly going to extinct, there are now 89 in this population in Arizona and Utah.

More info: UNITED STATES COURT OF APPEALS FOR THE NINTH CIRCUIT

Case: 17-15790, 05/30/2019, ID: 11312997, DktEntry: 56-1, Page 1 of 23

https://www.biologicaldiversity.org/campaigns/get_the_lead_out/pdfs/Condor-2nd-9th-cir-win.pdf
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« Reply #219 on: July 14, 2019, 02:53:49 PM »

Only within the moment of time represented by the present century has one species -- man -- acquired significant power to alter the nature of the world.
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« Reply #220 on: July 23, 2019, 12:26:26 PM »

The largest bird in North America was nearly wiped out. Here's how it fought its way back.

https://www.washingtonpost.com/science/2019/07/23/california-condor-hatchlings-hit-conservation-milestone/?utm_term=.b6d31b460679&wpisrc=nl_most&wpmm=1


A female California condor is seen April 19, 2014, on Utah's Cable Mountain in Zion National Park. (National Park Service/AP)
Only within the moment of time represented by the present century has one species -- man -- acquired significant power to alter the nature of the world.
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« Reply #221 on: July 31, 2019, 12:47:28 PM »

Only within the moment of time represented by the present century has one species -- man -- acquired significant power to alter the nature of the world.
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« Reply #222 on: August 14, 2019, 03:08:31 PM »

Only within the moment of time represented by the present century has one species -- man -- acquired significant power to alter the nature of the world.
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« Reply #224 on: August 15, 2019, 06:18:12 PM »

Serious Consequences of Lead, Side Effects in the Victims of Gun Violence in America (don't know what language this was translated from, but it's garbled)

https://pledgetimes.com/2019/08/14/serious-consequences-of-lead-side-effects-in-the-victims-of-gun-violence-in-america/

Report: Elevated Blood Lead Levels Associated with Retained Bullet Fragments -- United States, 2003?2012

https://www.cdc.gov/mmwr/volumes/66/wr/mm6605a2.htm


Number of patients with and without a retained bullet fragment (RBF) among persons with blood lead levels ≥80 μg/dL -- United States, 2003?2012
Only within the moment of time represented by the present century has one species -- man -- acquired significant power to alter the nature of the world.
― Rachel Carson, Silent Spring
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