TITLE

The killing fields

AUTHOR(S)
Boyle, Robert H.
PUB. DATE
March 1993
SOURCE
Sports Illustrated;3/22/93, Vol. 78 Issue 11, p62
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses environmental problems in California and other Western states caused by selenium-contaminated drainwater flowing from irrigated lands. Selenium killing thousands of birds; Problems caused by politically strong agricultural industry; Environmental costs of agricultural industry; Reproductive failure of birds; Politics and the U.S. Interior Department's Fish and Wildlife Service; Irrigation projects; Research of Joseph Skorupa; More.
ACCESSION #
9303230083

 

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