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California Birds Getting Bigger Despite Climate Change

Filed under: Mama NatureScience!Birds

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In California, researchers have found that birds in San Francisco Bay have slowly been getting bigger over the last 27 to 40 years.

This is strange because as climates get warmer, animals tend to shrink in size over the years.

The theory is that larger animals conserve body heat better.

One of the researchers said:

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