Killing the Vultures

Vultures are an essential group of scavengers that clear the land of dead animals, but human practices may be putting them, and ultimately us, at risk.

In "Their Fate is Our Fate: How Birds Foretell Threats To Our Health and Our World", author Paul Doherty stresses the importance of paying attention to the health of avian animals to help us better understand the human impact on important ecosystems.
Cover Photo courtesy The Experiment Publishing