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Friday, July 2nd, 2010
Photo by Shelley Grieshop
Harbor Point resident Mike Muntzinger surveys a dead mallard duck and a dying one near his home. Officials believe some local waterfowl are dying from botulism, an illness that is commonly found in waterfowl across the state and country.
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GRAND LAKE - Wildlife experts believe the recent discovery of dead and dying waterfowl in Grand Lake has little to do with the ongoing algae problem. They believe it's botulism - a disease that spreads easily from bird to bird . . .
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