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.”
Newborn brown pelicans. On the Coronados, the scene was even worse than that at Anacapa: out of 350 to 400 nests, no young survived.
Posted April 19, 1979
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The effect of DDT on the Coronados Islands pelicans