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Creatures such as the sand hopper (Talitrus saltator) orientate their nightly migrations based on the moon’s position and brightness of the natural night sky. (Representational Image)(Unsplash)

Light pollution from cities poses serious threat to coastal species, here’s why

London [UK] | By Asian News International | Posted by Saumya Sharma
UPDATED ON JUN 24, 2020 01:12 PM IST
The presence of artificial light originating from cities several kilometers away (also known as artificial skyglow) could be having a significant impact on species that rely on the moon and stars to find food, new research suggests.
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