Swainson’s Hawk

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Mary Anne Weber, the Education Director for Houston Audubon, discusses the threat to Swainson's hawks from monocrotophos, an organophosphate insecticide used in Argentina to protect sunflower crops. She makes the argument that the toxicity of the chemical poses a serious risk to birds, as well as farm workers, and requires an international response.

Date RecordedJuly 2, 2020
InterviewerDavid Todd
IntervieweeMary Anne Weber
LocationHouston, Texas
Time Code00:53:22