Gap Fill - Cuckoos - Level 6


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A cuckoo has just completed of the longest migrations ever recorded by bird. The cuckoo left its winter home in Zambia in Southern Africa on March the 20th and has arrived at its breeding in Mongolia. Ornithologists named the bird Onon after a Mongolian . They tagged five cuckoos in Mongolia with microchips last summer to track their . The satellite tags monitored the of the birds across the Indian Ocean and 16 countries. Onon was the of the five birds to make the return journey from Mongolia to Zambia and back. The ornithologists hailed Onon's and described it as being "a journey".

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