Nighthawks disappear from Okanagan Falls Provincial Park

This is disturbing. And not just the nighthawks - all birds that eat insects are having issues. This is likely to have some serious negative effects, especially on regions like the Okanagan where they rely heavily on argiculture.

“This is now my 30th year at Okanagan Falls Provincial Park,” said Mark Brigham, a biology professor from the University of Regina whose studying the birds’ migration patterns.

”I had never seen any decline in their numbers at all. This year they’re just behaving very, very strangely.”