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Contaminants Found In Aleutian Otters, Eagle Eggs

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July 25, 1997
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University Of California, Santa Cruz
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Remote islands of surreal beauty, the foggy, windswept Aleutians are thousands of miles from heavily populated areas. Even so, the islands harbor a nasty reminder of human activity: Sea otters and bald eagle eggs from the western Aleutians carry potentially harmful levels of DDT and other contaminants.

Contact: Robert Irion (408) 459-2495; irion@ua.ucsc.edu


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