High Altitude Oxygen for Birds in Flight?

CornellLab of Ornithology reports on a study describing how birds manage to breathe at high elevation. The article also discusses how moving to higher elevations to deal with climate change is a very limited coping strategy “We found the migrant species respond to hypoxia just as most humans do when moving from sea level to […]

via How Birds Meet Their Oxygen Demands At High Altitude — Natural History Wanderings


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