African Drought Kept Songbirds From Breeding Grounds (2 of 5) (image) American Association for the Advancement of Science Share Print E-Mail Caption This red-backed shrike was the first tagged bird to arrive back to northern Europe in May 2010 carrying information on its long journey from southern Africa. This image relates to a paper that appeared in the Dec. 7, 2012, issue of Science, published by AAAS. The paper, by Anders Tøttrup at University of Copenhagen in Copenhagen, Denmark, and colleagues was titled, "Drought in Africa Caused Delayed Arrival of European Songbirds." Credit [Photograph courtesy of Per Ekberg] Usage Restrictions Please cite the owner of the image when publishing. This image may be freely used by reporters as part of news coverage, with proper attribution. Non-reporters must contact Science for permission. Share Print E-Mail Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.