August 18, 2011

Malaria is killing off UK house sparrows and owls

Experts in the UK reporting on August 16, 2011 state that global warming-related malaria is reducing wildlife populations, with 30% of UK house sparrows that are infected with malaria as well as two-thirds of the country’s 38,000 tawny owls being afflicted thus far.

Sources: Daily Mail, Telegraph

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