Massive southern invasions by northern birds linked to climate shifts

Scientists have pinpointed the climate pattern that likely sets the stage for boreal bird irruptions in which vast numbers of northern birds migrate far south of their usual winter range. The discovery could make it possible to predict the events more than a year in advance

Science Daily

Last updated on 15 May 2015

Type: 
Media Watch
Region: 
North America
Threats: 
Climate Change
Species group: 
Birds