Home / News / Sea Birds / Federal study says Kauai power lines kill 1,800 endangered seabirds a year

Federal study says Kauai power lines kill 1,800 endangered seabirds a year

The new analysis predicts all seabird colonies on Kauai will disappear by as early as 2050. While the seabirds face many threats, including invasive species, habitat loss and attraction to artificial lights, until now the magnitude of the danger from power-line collisions was unknown. 

Source

Check Also

Penguin habitat destroyed, chicks wiped out by storms battering New Zealand coastline

A summer fraught with extreme weather events has wreaked havoc on the breeding grounds of …