Monday, August 27, 2018

Mojave bird populations have been halved.

An important read.

Climate Change Is Taking Down Birds in the Mojave Desert
New findings suggest increasingly dry conditions have halved Mojave’s bird populations over the last century. It’s a warning for the desert — and the world

Read more: https://www.smithsonianmag.com/science-nature/climate-change-taking-down-birds-mojave-desert-180969893/#BsoAyip3oTvKtSy1.99
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2 comments:

  1. It is called evolution. They adapt or die off. Being birds they can fly off to other areas.

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  2. Todays Earth Science Lesson:
    1. The sun is 1,300,000 times as big as the earth.
    2. The sun is a giant nuclear furnace that controls the climates of all its planets.
    3. The earth is one of the sun’s planets.
    4. The earth is a speck in comparison to the size of the sun.
    5. Inhabitants of the earth are less than specks.
    Study Question: How do less-than-specks in congress plan to control the sun?

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