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06/08/2010 04:08 pm ET Updated May 25, 2011

Silvia Gaus: Killing Oil Spill Birds Is More Humane Than Cleaning

One oil spill expert and animal biologist says that once birds are thoroughly oiled, the best course of action is to put them out of their misery. Even if all the crude is scrubbed from their feathers, she says, oiled birds are all but certain to die a long, painful death.

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