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Research done in Falklands shows albatrosses are “divorcing” because of climate change

Thursday, November 25th 2021 - 09:52 UTC
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A recent Royal Society study shows climate change and rising oceans are pushing black-browed albatross breakup rates higher. Among the world's most devoted monogamous species, they are “divorcing” more frequently. For 15 years, researchers studied a wild population of 15,500 breeding couples in the Falkland Islands, and in effect, only 1 to 3% of couples would separate after picking a partner to pursue more romantic pastures. Read full article

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