Why Migration Matters: A Panel Discussion w/ Laurie Goodrich, Allen Fish, & Julie Brown
Each fall, raptor organizations across the United States recruit teams of trained volunteers to conduct daily counts of migrating raptors. It's a big endeavor, and it's one that some organizations like HawkWatch International have been doing for the last 35+ years.
But why are so many researchers interested in studying raptors on migration? What do they learn? And why should YOU care?