Posts Tagged: pollution

California condor, © Christian Mehlführer

Get the Lead Out of Ammunition to Protect Wildlife and Human Health »

When it comes to getting lead out of the environment, the science is on our side: 30 acclaimed scientists have signed a statement detailing why we need to get rid of lead hunting ammo, for the safety of people and wildlife.

Staging platform, © Krista Schlyer/Defenders

Protecting Wildlife From Poison »

When an oil spill or chemical leak threatens our nation’s wildlife, this program is there to investigate the cause, restore habitat, and prevent future incidents. Now its already-stretched budget could be cut even further, begging the question: when the next spill happens, who will be there to clean up the mess?