Failure to ban toxic ammunition putting bird lives at risk

Birds in Europe will continue to be put at risk from lead poisoning, as the European Commission today announces it will continue allowing the chemical's use in ammunition.

BirdLife International

Last updated on 04 February 2016

Type: 
Media Watch
Country: 
European Union
Region: 
Europe
Threats: 
Poisoning
Species: 
Haliaeetus albicilla
Species group: 
Birds