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African Birdlife: The FitzPatrick Report: Me first? The hot hornbill dilemma

16 Feb 2013 - 13:00

PFIAO. 2013. The FitzPatrick Report: Me first? The hot hornbill dilemma. African Birdlife 1(2):20.

"As a consequence of global climate change, southern Africa’s Kalahari has been steadily warming in recent decades. Already the hottest desert in the region, these rising temperatures pose potential problems for the birds living there. Not all species are likely to be affected equally, and a major research programme at the Fitztitute is attempting to identify which species are the most vulnerable to changing conditions, and why...." More..