Curlews in crisis?

7 Mar 2017 Birdlife International  full article here

New research suggests that the Numeniini – a tribe of large waders including Curlews and Godwits – could be the most endangered birds you’ve never heard about. Indeed, two species may already be extinct…

A global threats overview for Numeniini populations: synthesising expert knowledge for a group of declining migratory birds

JAMES W. PEARCE-HIGGINS, et al  DOI:   Published online: 01 March 2017, pp. 6-34