Jehl complains that this is where the environmental movement has gone wrong. “We get so terribly concerned with little dickey birds and snail darters and we lose sight of the big picture.”
Middle Island, South Island. The Coronados are one of the only places where California brown pelicans are born.
Posted April 19, 1979
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The effect of DDT on the Coronados Islands pelicans