Barbuda sees a comeback of national bird after Hurricane Irma

Hurricane Irma did not just wipe out homes, infrastructure and livelihoods when it tore through the Caribbean island of Barbuda last September. The category five storm also wreaked havoc on the habitat of the tiny island's world-famous frigatebird colony.

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Last updated on 25 June 2018

Type: 
Media Watch
Country: 
Antigua and Barbuda
Region: 
South & Central America & The Caribbean
Threats: 
Extreme weather
Species group: 
Birds
CMS tags: 
extreme weather