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SparrowsMonitorAirPollution_e
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Case Studies: Subregional/National
Research and Methods: Subregional/National

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The Integration / Strategies: National strategies, Action plans, Capacity building, Implementation

House sparrows have the potential to become indicators of air quality, according to a recent Spanish study. The researchers demonstrated that small blood samples taken from the sparrows varied significantly depending on pollution levels in the birds’ habitat.

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  • English