Flock Formation

Ever wonder why birds tend to migrate in a V-formation?  It turns out that there are many evolutionary and ecological factors that have influenced this customary pattern.  Check out this interesting article from Life’s Little Mysteries for more information:

Life’s Little Mysteries: Why Do Bird Flocks Move in Unison?

For a visual glimpse of birds assembling and flying in V-formation, please watch these informative videos:

National Geographic: Masters of Migration

Birds in Flight: Up Close and Personal

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