Wednesday, 7 December 2016

Thousands of snow geese die in Montana after landing on contaminated water

theguardian

Huge flock of migratory birds landed on acidic waters of an open pit mine where employees attempted to scare them off. Story here.

Conservationists declare victory for wildlife as EU saves nature directives

theguardian

EU president abandons plan to overhaul flagship birds and habitats directives following a huge public campaign. Story here.