DC Birding Blog: Boreal species at risk, including New Jersey migrants
Major flyways coming out of Canada's boreal forest.
Photo Credit: Boreal Songbird Initiative
Three conservation organizations (Nature Canada, NRDC, and the Boreal Songbird Initiative) have issued a report discussing the threats to birds in three areas of the boreal forest that are currently coming under increasing pressure from human activity. The forests and wetlands of the boreal are home to billions of birds from over 300 species, which use the habitats for nesting, and in some cases wintering, territories