SHOREBIRDS IN MASSIVE DECLINE

Nature reports Shorebird populations have shrunk, on average, by an estimated 70% across North America since 1973, and the species that breed in the Arctic are among the hardest hit1. The crashing numbers, seen in many shorebird populations around the world, have prompted wildlife agencies and scientists to warn that, without action, some species might […]

via What’s Killing The World’s Shorebirds? — Natural History Wanderings

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