Wednesday, January 16, 2008

European birds in trouble: A selection of recent stories

'Catastrophic' climate change looms for European birds
AFP - 22 hours ago
LONDON (AFP) — Global warming could be "catastrophic" for European birds by wrecking their habitat, British conservationists warned Tuesday. ...
Big changes ahead for Britain's birds
BBC News, UK - 23 hours ago
Three-quarters of Europe's nesting birds will see their ranges shrink by 2100 as temperature rises push them northeast, the Climatic Atlas of European ...
Climate change threatening bird species, RSPB says
Guardian Unlimited, UK - Jan 15, 2008
This article was first published on on Tuesday January 15 2008. It was last updated at 10:00 on January 15 2008. The RSPB today called for ...
Europe's birds in a changing climate (11 pictures)
Guardian Unlimited, UK - Jan 15, 2008
An adult female osprey in flight. According to the RSPB's climatic atlas, this bird will lose suitable climate in the UK and conservationists project that ...
British birds face potential eco-disaster, United Kingdom - Jan 14, 2008
By Charles Clover, Environment Editor Familiar British bird species will be driven hundreds of miles further north by the end of the century because of the ...

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