Tag: shale gas development

June 18, 2019

Shale gas development a mixed bag for songbirds

Shale gas development can benefit some songbird species, but for others, many of which are already threatened, it may be causing further declines. In a recent study published in The...

February 21, 2018

Study finds songbirds impacted by fracking

Louisiana waterthrushes (Parkesia motacilla), which specialize in nesting habitat among forested streams, are negatively impacted by nearby shale gas development, according to new research. In a study published in The...