wildfowl and wetlands

Birds learn migratory destinations from parents

November 17th, 2010 - 6:25 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 17 (ANI): A six-year study on migrating geese has discovered that they learn their migratory destinations from parents.The findings suggested young light-bellied Brent geese return to the same spots ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

World’s oldest surviving creature found in Britain

July 30th, 2010 - 3:09 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 30 (IANS) A rare shrimp that may be the most ancient animal species on earth is alive and well in Britain, scientists have discovered. Two colonies of the tadpole shrimp, ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Even ‘loyal’ swans are prone to divorces!

January 25th, 2010 - 12:13 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 25 (ANI): Experts at Slimbridge wetland recently witnessed a rare divorce between a pair of swans.Bewick's swans are believed to be the birds that mate for life.However, experts at Gloucestershire ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Swans can have an impact of wind farming techniques, says study

November 14th, 2007 - 8:38 am ICT by admin

Posted in Sci-Tech |