Below is a video clip about lead in venison harvested in Minnesota. The
video and study were done by the Minnesota DNR. Much appreciate the public
health goddess who forwarded the link to me.
Michelle Hurd Riddick
Lone Tree Council
In a message dated 12/2/2008 2:47:59 P.M. Eastern Standard Time,
While so far unsuccessfuly trying to find information I was
after in Wisconsin, I cam across this site discussing the
lead fragment contamination of hunter shot deer,
which is relevant to the
present Michigan deer
down to see xrays of lead fragments in killed game.
Is this enough to
get hunters to give up lead bullets? Probably not....it
may not even
be enough to prevent some people from giving lead
contaminated shot deer
meat to children and pregnant women.
Note that hundreds of very small
lead fragments can occur in the tissue of