This article was published in August 2017 in the Biological Conservation journal.
It deals with the negative consequences of the drainage of the Northern European peatlands on bird populations.
You can access it (in open access until October 18th, 2017) as well as its abstract through the opposite link.
Photo : Patvinsuo peatland in Finland (@ Wikipedia Commons)
Full bibliographical reference:
Fraixedas S., Lindén A., Meller K., Lindström Å., Keišs O., Kålås J.A., Husby M., Leivits A., Leivits M., Lehikoinen A. 2017. Substantial decline of Northern European peatland bird populations: Consequences of drainage. Biological Conservation 214:223–232. doi: 10.1016/j.biocon.2017.08.025