Without the common swift, another silent summer beckons

These thrilling birds used to return from Africa on 5 May every year. But habitat loss, intensive farming and householders’ war on nesting sites have taken a toll

The Guardian

Last updated on 07 May 2017

Type: 
Media Watch
Country: 
United Kingdom
Region: 
Africa
Europe
Threats: 
Poisoning
Species group: 
Birds