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  •  Purely a guess... (none)
    But I think most drinking water is treated with diluted chlorine to rid it of this kind of threat. I'm pretty sure this would kill off anything harmful.
    •  drinking water is not a threat (none)
      the threat comes from the poops in ponds, on lawns, etc. But in truth, that's a threat to other birds. Human disease from wild birds is near non-existent.

      "Politics is the art of looking for trouble, finding it everywhere, diagnosing it incorrectly and applying the wrong remedies." - Groucho Marx

      by Greg Dworkin on Fri Feb 24, 2006 at 08:16:17 AM PST

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    •  Ah, yes, chlorine (none)
      I knew that once, now why didn't I remember it? Thanks.

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