EU bird populations on decline for decades, Eurostat shows

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Bird populations in the EU have been declining for several decades, data released by Eurostat on Friday, that marked World Environment Day, showed.

According to the EU’s statistical service, while the decline appears to be slowing down in recent years, the years between 2000 and 2018 saw a 4% decline of all common bird species and a 17% decline of the population of farmland birds. Forest birds have been faring better, recording a 7% increase in number between the same years.

The scientific community believes that major losses in populations of...


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EU bird populations on decline for decades, Eurostat shows


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