Officials Say Illegal Pesticide Caused Deaths of 13 Bald Eagles In Maryland

Officials Say Illegal Pesticide Caused Deaths of 13 Bald Eagles In Maryland

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A bald eagle flies over its nest in Middle River, Md., in 2009.

Authorities said there is an "epidemic on the Eastern Shore" of wildlife-poisoning crimes because it’s "cheaper and easier" than trapping a nuisance animals or building a fence.

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