The Perfect Storm: Hurricane Dorian and humans unite to annihilate three rare birds

Hurricane Dorian is slowly crawling across the Bahamas, leaving a path of devastation β€” and probably some species extinctions β€” in its aftermath

by GrrlScientist for Forbes | @GrrlScientist

Hurricane Dorian at peak intensity as a Category 5 hurricane making landfall on the Abaco Islands in the Bahamas, 1 September 2019. In the left of the image is the coast of Florida.
(Credit: National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration / public domain.)

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