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Lead Poisoning

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Lead shot from decades ago likely culprit in poisoning of Blue Lake waterfowl

Small fragments of lead were found in the birds, which conservationists believe are from lead bullets shot decades ago

Swans at Sucker Lake in Vadnais Heights.

Lead fishing sinkers blamed in deaths of trumpeter swans

Several dead swans were found at Sucker Lake in Vadnais Heights this month.

Removing lead from MN water would cost $4 billion, but save $8 billion

A report highlights just how much lead there is in Minnesota's water systems.

Second bald eagle dies of lead poisoning at Raptor Center

The center has treated several other eagles for lead poisoning recently.