• Spring Comes Earlier Every Year

    1 month ago - By Ornithology

    European Blackbird
    Researchers have been tracking bird migration for many years but the biggest changes have come in the last fifty or so. According to the Science Daily, birds in Canada and Europe are moving northward a bit earlier each year. Birds that breed on the early end are hurrying up their passage while those that breed later are taking their time. What this means is that the entire migration period has been extended by about a week. The time is the greatest in Europe which has warmed faster than Canada. But the pattern is pretty much the same the world over. Audubon has a good...
    Read more ...