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Mercury's Silent Toll On the World's Wildlife

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Scientists are only beginning to understand the impacts of mercury contamination on birds, fish, and other wildlife populations. But what they are finding is alarming -- even low levels can cause harm, and chronic exposure has unexpected and troubling effe

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Past Member (0)
Saturday February 2, 2013, 3:38 am
So glad for CFL's.

Past Member (0)
Saturday February 2, 2013, 3:45 am
very interesting thx:))))

pam w (139)
Saturday February 2, 2013, 9:16 am
Shaking my head with sorrow....

paula eaton (30)
Saturday February 2, 2013, 10:30 am
This is so sad.

Sandi C (99)
Saturday February 2, 2013, 11:11 am

Anna Z (1)
Saturday February 2, 2013, 12:22 pm
noted, thank you for information

Lois Jordan (63)
Saturday February 2, 2013, 2:16 pm
Noted. Thanks, Cal. I've been reading a few articles regarding this mercury contamination on a worldwide basis recently. Eating these animals also puts humans in jeopardy of poisoning over time.

Danuta W (1248)
Sunday February 3, 2013, 2:10 am

Petra M (259)
Sunday February 3, 2013, 2:21 pm
Noted, thank you for information!

Sheila S (50)
Sunday February 3, 2013, 2:50 pm
So sad - between mercury contamination, plastic discarded in the water and fracking runoff - what new ways can we find to poison ourselves and the creatures who live in the sea?
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