Light pollution is taking its toll on mating rituals of songbirds

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Les oiseaux chanteurs sont perturbés par la pollution lumineuse des villes. Copyright AFP Photo

The night-time glow from cities is affecting the birds of the forest. Light pollution from streetlamps and house lights that can reduce darkness over huge areas is having a real impact on the mating life of songbirds, new research has shown.

The Independent

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