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Researchers found 5,228 birds of 129 species during a 2017 inventory and 7,258 birds of 144 species a year later in two of Bali's largest bird markets. More here >
Using controlled dosing researchers were able to confirm a cause and effect between neonicotinoid exposures and delayed migration, not just a correlation. More here >
The Narrow-bordered Bee Hawk-moth was previously found on 12 sites across Wales, but four new sites have been discovered this year, including in the Brecon Beacons. More here >