Date: 9/20/19 8:04 am
From: Bird observations from western New York <geneseebirds-l...>
Subject: [GeneseeBirds-L] North America has lost 29% of its birds since 1970, study finds. Experts blame habitat loss, pesticides, light pollution and cats.
Hello -

Cornell's Study on declining bird populations - a 29% decline since 1970 -
is linked below. This important and distressing news has been published in
the NYTimes and I believe the Washington Post. The links below have been
posted to the Cayuga and NY listserv, among others.

http://birdcast.info/scientific-discussion/migration-science-one-in-every-four-birds-gone-in-the-us-and-canada/

https://ebird.org/news/3-billion-birds-gone

Terry Bohling
<terrybohling1956...>

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