UPDATE: Get the lead out
POSTED: Thursday, August 26, 2010 - 11:42am
UPDATED: Thursday, August 26, 2010 - 12:31pm
Tyler -- In an update to our earlier story, proponents of the lead ban in bullets, pellets, and fishing tackle say " There is no technological or commercial reason why non toxic ammunition and fishing tackle with comparable effectiveness should not be substituted for their lead counterparts". Members on the board pushing for the ban include " the Center for Biological Diversity, American Bird Conservancy, Association of Avian Veterinarians, Project Gutpile and Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility.