The small songbird that travels 1,700 miles in nonstop flight lasting three days

April 1, 2015 6:42 AM

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MONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) — A tiny song bird that summers within the forests of northern North America has been tracked on a 1700-mile, over-the-ocean journey from the Eastern Canada and northeastern America to the Caribbean as a part of their winter migration to South America, per a brand new study.

Scientists had long suspected that the Blackpoll warbler had created its journey over the ocean in the Caribbean, however the study that began in summer 2013 once scientists hooked up tracking devices to the birds was the primary time that the flight has been established, per results revealed Wednes...

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