Migratory birds exhibition


There is an interesting exhibition about migratory birds in the natural history museum.

Most stuffed birds at the exhibition were shot during the nineteenth century in the Netherlands, when birds were still shot for scientific collections. That does not happen anymore.

Eurasian black vulture Carmen, stuffed

One recent exception to this is Eurasian black vulture Carmen, killed by a train.

Migrating Birds Could Use a Helping Hand; 10 Ways People Can Protect Birds This Spring: here.

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