Songbirds dying from DDT in Michigan yards; Superfund site blamed
Publisher: Environmental Health News
Date Written: 28/07/2014
Year Published: 2014
Resource Type: Article
Cx Number: CX16973
The neighbourhood's songbirds are being poisoned by DDT, a pesticide that was banned in the United States more than 40 years ago. Lethal concentrations were found in the birds' brains, as well as in the worms they eat.