Jump to content
Ornithology Exchange (brought to you by the Ornithological Council)

Red Knots plummet by 25% in a year in Tierra del Fuego

Recommended Posts

The rufa Red Knot is a sub-species of Red knot that migrates through the Americas © Hans Hillewaert For a while, it looked like they might actually be in recovery. But this year’s census of the American subspecies, the rufa Red Knot, found that numbers have plummeted to an all-time low. The likely cause? Food shortages in Delaware Bay, a crucial feeding stopover site on their migration.rQ2WQwQ-UUE


Read more: http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/BirdLife-news-posts-blogs/~3/rQ2WQwQ-UUE/red-knots-plummet-25-one-year-tierra-del-fuego

Link to comment
Share on other sites


This topic is now archived and is closed to further replies.

  • Create New...