Migratory Shorebirds Vulnerable to Habitat Loss
Posted on: Wed 24 Jun 2015
Migratory shorebirds are protected in Australia but their numbers have declined dramatically in recent decades. Scientists believe habitat loss from land reclamation in East Asia is a leading cause of shorebird declines in Australia. Barometer’s Kate Osborne spoke with Rob Clemens from the University of Queensland.
Photo by Rob Clemens