Project tries to reduce a common hazard on crowded campuses: birds flying into windows

City Bird, a nonprofit citizen science project, documents bird-window collisions. The dead birds are sent to the NC Museum of Natural Sciences. (City Bird Project)

One leading cause of death for birds during migration season is window collisions. So two Ph.D. students from UNC and NC State have started the City Bird Project, which collects data to convince policy makers to help reduce collisions.

Reporter Siya Zhang has the story.

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