Curve-billed Thrasher - Photo Alan Schmierer

Forbes magazine isn’t known for climate alarms, but even they voice concern about global warming’s effects on birds. Check out the article on the threat posed by extreme heat for birds┬áthat live in desert areas, including some of our own birds in Arizona, New Mexico, and southern California. (The link will bring up Forbes “Quote of the Day”; this disappears in a few seconds and ┬áthen continues to the article.)