This week in birds - #512
A roundup of the week's news of birds and the environment:
The big news in the environment on this continent this week has been the heat wave that has affected more than 80 million Americans in the central and eastern states. The hot weather will continue for the next several weeks, with only the Southwest and Alaska forecast to have cool or average temperatures.
Are we truly headed toward a climate meltdown on the planet and is it too late to prevent a global catastrophe?
*~*~*~*pooed nothing but pure plastic for the first six days after it was brought in, startling evidence of the damage that is being done to the ocean environment.