Four Years of Extreme Weather has Killed Thousands of UK Barn Owls

December 27, 2013 by  
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Conservationists say that there are now fewer than 1,000 breeding pairs of barn owls left in the UK after four years of extreme weather such as freezing winters and wet summers. Thousands of the birds have died, and according to The Guardian 2013 is set to be among the worst years for the nation’s farmland bird, as the population has decreased by a staggering 75 percent. Read the rest of Four Years of Extreme Weather has Killed Thousands of UK Barn Owls Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: barn owl populations declining , barn owls , conversation in the UK , extreme weather , freak weather , freak weather is killing barn owls , freezing weather , global warming , HS2 railway , owl threat , pesticides , uk weather        

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