Affiliation: The Lodge
- Implications for wildlife and humans of dietary exposure to lead from fragments of lead rifle bullets in deer shot in the UKJeff Knott
Royal Society for the Protection of Birds, The Lodge, Sandy, Bedfordshire SG19 2DL, UK
Sci Total Environ 409:95-9. 2010..Metal fragments in the viscera were sufficiently small that at least 80% of the metallic bullet-derived lead in the viscera would be expected to be ingested by scavenging birds, such as buzzards and eagles, which feed on them...