Reply To: Dying birds hailing in Alaska – 09/01/2006

November 25, 2013 at 1:27 am #1273

What are the hard numbers re: bird deaths? Any takers?
Anyone interested in creating an article to be published?


Bird deaths puzzle Unalaska
SHEARWATERS: Captain said hail of creatures hit his boat for up to 30 minutes.

By ALEX deMARBAN and CRAIG MEDRED, Anchorage Daily News

Published: September 1, 2006

More than 1,600 sea bird carcasses have washed onto Unalaska
shores over the last two days in a mysterious die-off that
scientists are scrambling to understand.

Some say they may have died of hunger. Others say they’re
smashing into boats.

Maybe it’s both, some scientists said.

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