Amy Lewis

Amy Lewis is a freelance science journalist from Dublin, Ireland whose work focuses predominantly on environmental issues. Her work has been published in New Scientist, Science, the Irish Times, Australian Geographic, and many other international publications.

Articles by Amy Lewis

Is It Okay to Remove Cowbird Eggs From Host Nests?

June 06, 2018 — It can be tempting to interfere with these brood parasites. But there are many reasons—legal and behavioral—to leave tampering to the pros.

The Eskimo Curlew Hasn't Been Seen in 55 Years. Is It Time to Declare It Extinct?

April 20, 2018 — Scientists hope the plight of this shorebird, once among the most common in North America, will spur conservation for other troubled curlew species.