Shorebirds, world's greatest travellers face extinction

A worldwide catastrophe is underway among an extraordinary group of birds — the marathon migrants we know as shorebirds. Numbers of some species are falling so quickly that many biologists fear an imminent planet-wide wave of extinctions.

New York Times

Last updated on 03 May 2018

Type: 
Media Watch
Threats: 
Habitat loss and degradation
Climate Change
Species group: 
Birds
CMS tags: 
extreme weather
habitat loss
conservation