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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 their work and the broader topics of their expertise. 

To set up interviews, contact: 

Deborah McKewCommunications Director 

News Archive

Sep 5, 2014

Environmental Health News Covers Mercury in Songbirds Story

Heavy metal songs: Contaminated songbirds sing the wrong tunes
By Helen Fields and Alanna Mitchell

Environmental Health News carried a story featured in National Geographic about the effects of mercury on songbirds.

Full Story Here.

Photo Credits: Yellow Warbler © Ken Archer.
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