A worrying fact is that the early arrivals can result in essential food and nesting places not being readily available, which impacts on successful birth and rearing of young - causing a decline in bird populations. See the full report here. . .
Reported three days ago by the BBC, the scientific achievement to turn carbon molecules into a usable product (baking soda), has caused ripples around the world. Though on a smaller scale than many other projects concerned with the carbon emission problem, it is a signal of hope in this important, and urgent, area. Tamil Nadu became known to many people some years ago, for less happy reasons. How fortunate that success has been won here in the climate change battle.
This blog was started by the Monday Group - which was set up in April 2016. Each item contains a link back to its source, where more information can be found. Comments are welcome