Dunlin and red knot video

This 25 February 2018 video is about dunlin and a (bigger) red knot in Prunje nature reserve in Zeeland province in the Netherlands.

Red Knots plummet by 25% in a year in Tierra del Fuego. For a while, it looked like they might actually be in recovery. But this year’s census of the American subspecies, the rufa Red Knot, found that numbers have plummeted to an all-time low. The likely cause? Food shortages in Delaware Bay, a crucial feeding stopover site on their migration: here.

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