Don’t be half-smart: Grazing hikers eat poisonous plants

Five Canadian hikers who were sampling native plants during a hike on Alaska’s historic Chilkoot Trail fell ill after eating poisonous False Hellebore (Veratrum spp.). All were evacuated by helicopter. Read more here.

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