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Beck's Petrel: Discovered After 80 Years

Animals  (tags: beck's petrel, first sighting, 80 years, believed extinct, endangered, rare, endangered birds, photographed )

- 2817 days ago -
A pale-bellied bird species last seen in the 1920s and long thought to be extinct has been rediscovered near Papua New Guinea. The Beck's petrel was photographed last summer by an Israeli ornithologist in the Bismarck Archipelago, a group of islands

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