- The role of DDE, PCB, coplanar PCB and eggshell parameters for reproduction in the white-tailed sea eagle (Haliaeetus albicilla) in SwedenBjörn Helander
National Center for Environmental Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
Ambio 31:386-403. 2002..It is concluded that the major reason for depressed P during the study period was DDE, but that effects also from PCB were largely concealed by the effects from DDE...
- Using raptors as environmental sentinels: monitoring the white-tailed sea eagle Haliaeetus albicilla in SwedenBjörn Helander
Swedish Museum of Natural History, Department of Contaminant Research, Stockholm, Sweden
Ambio 37:425-31. 2008..The dramatic fall of white-tailed sea eagle reproduction under the influence of DDT and PCBs, and the subsequent rise following their ban, illustrates the usefulness of raptors like sea eagles as sentinels for environmental pollutants...
- Ingestion of lead from ammunition and lead concentrations in white-tailed sea eagles (Haliaeetus albicilla) in SwedenB Helander
Department of Contaminant Research, Swedish Museum of Natural History, Box 50007, SE 104 05 Stockholm, Sweden
Sci Total Environ 407:5555-63. 2009..The removal of offal from shot game and alternatives to leaded ammunition needs to be implemented in order to prevent mortality from lead in raptors and scavengers...