When the music's over

Carpenter, B.
November 1991
U.S. News & World Report;11/25/91, Vol. 111 Issue 22, p59
Details how, as woodland habitat is fragmented, American songbirds are vanishing. A survey sponsored by the US Fish and Wildlife Service shows drops ranging from 11 percent to 88 percent among more than two dozen species of songbirds over the past decade. The outlook on various types of songbirds, including: Indigo Bunting, Rose-breasted Grosbeak, and Northern Oriole; Habitat destruction; Solutions. INSET: Nature's symphonic mystery, by C. Crabb..


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