Decline in US bird biodiversity related to neonicotinoids, study shows

Source: Science Daily

Bird biodiversity is rapidly declining in the US. The overall bird population decreased by 29% since 1970, while grassland birds declined by an alarming 53%. A new study points to increased use of neonicotinoid insecticides as a major factor in the decline.

https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2020/08/200814131023.htm