Climate change causing birds to shrink: Study

As the climate warms, many birds are shrinking in size while their wingspans are increasing, according to a study. Researchers from the University of Michigan in the US analysed a dataset of 70,000 North American migratory birds from 52 species that died when they collided with buildings in Chicago, US.

Times of India

Last updated on 06 December 2019

Type: 
Media Watch
Threats: 
Climate Change
Species group: 
Birds