Eagles, Lead, Lead Poisoning

Mature Bald Eagle Poisoned by Lead

20 Nov , 2019  

  On Friday, November 15, a mature bald eagle was admitted to the Cobequid Wildlife Rehabilitation Centre. She was underweight and had a broken wing. Her blood lead levels were so high that the Lead Care II machine couldn’t read them, and lead fragments were visible in her gizzard on X-rays. Lead poisoned birds loose […]

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