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BRI's work on mercury in songbirds has been in the news recently including an article in National Geographic Online. Pictured here is a Yellow Warbler.

BRI in the News

BRI news stories have appeared in many regional, national, and international news outlets. These stories help promote awareness of our work but also promote the general issues of conservation biology and the need to continue research in wildlife health and its implications to human health.

BRI's researchers are available to talk to journalists and provide expert information on both the work we do and the broader topics of their expertise. 

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News Archive

 
Sep 24, 2013

Maine Public Radio Airs Segment on BRI's Loon Research

If you've spent much time camping or hiking around the lakes of Maine, or elsewhere in North America, you are no doubt familiar with the call of the Common Loon. The bird is under threat from pollution, disease and development. Maine Public Radio's Tom Porter spoke to BRI executive director David Evers about the Institute's loon research and the upcoming launch of the largest loon conservation study in North America.

 
Photo Credits: Yellow Warbler © Ken Archer.
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