Thursday, November 1, 2012

Get the lead out to protect birds and other wildlife

Help defeat a misguided and dangerous piece of legislation, the anti-wildlife "Sportsmen's Heritage Act of 2012". This proposed legislation is bad for wildlife.  "At least 75 wild bird species in the United States are poisoned by spent lead ammunition, including bald eagles, golden eagles, ravens and endangered California condors. Thousands of cranes, ducks, swans, loons, geese and other waterfowl ingest spent lead shot or lead fishing sinkers lost in lakes and rivers each year, often with deadly consequences."
The proposed legislation would prevent the EPA from  regulating toxic lead ammunition.

Read more at this link.
Take action by clicking in the box on the right hand side of that page. 

1 comment:

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