Lead kills tracked eagle
Saturday, April 06 2013 @ 05:51 PM EDT
Contributed by: MaryF
The last bald eagle being GPS-tracked by a Kelly wildlife group is dead, a victim of lead poisoning.
Craighead Beringia South, in Kelly, has been tracking bald eagles in the valley for half a decade. The research group is at the forefront of research that looks at the link between hunting with lead bullets and lead poisoning of raptors.
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