Tiny Bird Breaks Migration Record With 60,000-Mile Flight — TIME

A bird weighing just 100 grams returned to an island off England’s northeastern coast last month after completing the longest migratory flight ever recorded. The Arctic Tern was one of 29 birds electronically tagged with ultra-light geolocators by researchers at Newcastle University who were working with the BBC’s Springwatch television show, a statement says. The…

via Tiny Bird Breaks Migration Record With 60,000-Mile Flight — TIME

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