• Science September 16, 2021 4:59 pm

    Hundreds of Migrating Birds Died in NYC Skyscraper Strikes This Week — But Why?

    Hundreds of birds migrating through New York City this week died after crashing into the city’s glass towers, a mass casualty event spotlighted by an NYC Audubon volunteer’s tweets showing the World Trade Center littered with bird carcasses. This week’s avian death toll was particularly high, but bird strikes on Manhattan skyscrapers are a persistent problem that NYC Audubon has documented...

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