Posted by: Sandy Steinman | May 28, 2018

How camouflaged birds decide where to blend in

Phy.org discussed the stategies birds use to camouflage themselves

Animals that rely on camouflage can choose the best places to conceal themselves based on their individual appearance, new research shows.

The camouflage and concealment strategies of various animal species have been widely studied, but scientists from Exeter and Cambridge universities have discovered that individual wild birds adjust their choices of where to nest based on their specific patterns and colours.

Read article at  How camouflaged birds decide where to blend in


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