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Audubon study shows two-thirds of birds at risk for extinction in North America

Oct 10, 2019

The Audubon Society report finds the Scarlet Tanager is one of 389 species of birds at risk due to climate change.
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The Audubon Society is out with a study that shows two-thirds of the species of birds in North America are at risk of extinction, with as little of a warmup of 3 degrees Celsius or around 5 degrees Fahrenheit.

WXXI’s Karen DeWitt talked to the group's Ana Paula Tavares about the impending dangers.