America's eagle population is generally rebounding, but traces of anticoagulant rodenticides were found in 82% of 303 dead bald or golden eagles examined from 2014 through 2018, scientists reported in PLOS ONE. "Even when a particular wildlife species appears to be thriving, it is important to define causes of mortality," said co-author and veterinarian Mark Ruder, an assistant professor at the University of Georgia's College of Veterinary Medicine.
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