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Lead Bullet Residues as a Possible Threat to Human Health

(Washington, D.C. - April 30, 2008) Studies of several bird species, including the endangered California Condor, have provided extensive documentation of the health hazard posed to birds that ingest lead ammunition residues in the remains of gun-killed animals. Now, new studies suggest

Ballast legislation

WASHINGTON DC (April 24) - The U.S. House of Representatives made a huge step in protecting our waters from aquatic invaders today by passing legislation that ensures no living species will be discharged from ballast water tanks of ocean-going vessels. The bill passed with an overwhelming 395-7

OpEd: Oil shale giveaway sucks

NYT OpEd: Running our of planet to exploit