Stories tagged: lead sinkers
Sun., May 17, 2009, 12:01 a.m.
Restrictions aim to reduce toxic impacts of hunting, fishing
Anglers have a sinking feeling about rising concerns over lead poisoning. Hunters are recoiling, too.
Sun., May 17, 2009
Washington lags in loon protection
Loons are particularly vulnerable to death from ingesting even a single lead sinker. Several states, including New Hampshire, Maine, Massachusetts, New York, Vermont and Virginia, plus 13 national wildlife refuges …