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Beyond Better Big Game Hunting: Lead Ammunition's Impact on Hunters and Raptors

Beyond Better Big Game Hunting: Lead Ammunition's Impact on Hunters and Raptors

As a hunter, and a staunch conservationist, I was distraught to learn of the dangers eagles, hawks, and other birds of prey face with human use of lead in wild ecosystems. I wrote this piece on the dangers of lead ammo for the MRCC newsletter, and I hope it helps my fellow hunters learn what they can do to help stop raptor lead poisoning.