Goldfinches need protection - migrating songbirds might be vanishing from North Africa

Around 2.1 billion migratory birds travel back and forth every year between breeding areas in Europe and . The migration, often referred to as Afro-Plearactic , is one of the most important in the . But the number of birds making the journey has been in over the past few decades.

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Last updated on 03 August 2017

Type: 
Media Watch
Region: 
Africa
Threats: 
Unsustainable hunting and trapping
Species group: 
Birds