An article describing a new study on climate change and birds in Eastern US
has been added to Vermont eBird with links to the study web page.
<http://www.ebird.org/VINS/news/birdclimatereport.html>Study of Birds,
Habitat and Climate Change Predicts Dramatic Shift
Scientists at the United States Department of Agriculture's Forest
Service and the University of Maine completed the first comprehensive study
linking habitat loss from climate change to the abundance of birds, and
predicts more than half the bird species studied in the Eastern United
States will decline. Twenty percent will increase.
Visit http://www.ebird.org/vins/ to read more about this study.
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