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Spanish research shows that “ghost” Short-toed snake eagles spend the summer in Northern Africa

September 14th, 2011 · No Comments · Raptor Research

Mellone, U., Yáñez, B., Limiñana, R., Muñoz, A.R., Pavón, D., González, J.M., Urios, V. & Ferrer, M. 2011 Summer staging areas of non-breeding Short-toed Snake Eagles. Bird Study DOI:10.1080/00063657.2011.598914 The importance of the non-breeding fraction of raptor populations for conservation is well recognized, but little is known on the behaviour of these “ghost” birds, especially in migratory species. […]

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