Australian migratory bird numbers in freefall due to destruction of east Asia tidal flats: report

The destruction of tidal flats in Asia has caused a serious decline in Australian migratory shorebird numbers and could lead to the extinction of some species, a report has found.

ABC

Last updated on 14 January 2015

Type: 
Media Watch
Country: 
Australia
Region: 
Oceania
Threats: 
Habitat loss and degradation
Species group: 
Birds