By Ana Sofia Knauf

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Birds and bats have all sorts of foes in addition to their natural predators: Windows, power lines, and wind turbines, just to name a few. But with technology in rapid development, they could have a new nemesis: Drones.

According to a recent report in Science, researchers think it’s high time to create wildlife reserves in the sky. “It was only as recently as 2013 that researchers proposed that the airspace be recognized as habitat,” a coauthor of the study pointed out to Fast Company. “Frameworks for protecting the animals that use this habitat lag far behind frameworks for the conservation …read more
Source: Grist

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