New Study Points to Lead Ammunition as Primary Factor Limiting Condor Recovery

(Washington, D.C., April 8, 2011) A new study announced at the Society of Toxicology’s Annual Meeting in Washington, D.C. points to lead ammunition as a primary factor limiting the survival and recovery of one of the country’s most imperiled birds, the California Condor.

Three New Scientific Studies Confirm Lead Poisoning of Wildlife Due to Hunting Ammunition

Condors, Eagles, Vultures Exposed to Toxic Lead from Hunting