Endangered birds have local homes

 

Sun Newspapers – December 7th 2007 

Thirty-nine percent of the nation’s most endangered
birds spend at least part of their year in Florida, acording to the
Audubon Society…

…The Prothonotary Warbler is among 119 species found
to be declining in number at an increasing rate. They are found in
South County in cypress swamps and other forested wetlands lined with
Spanish moss. Logging for the production of cypress mulch was cited as
a cause of the decline…


 

By Gerald A. Rogovin
Correspondent
Sun Newspapers