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Mass Animal Deaths

PHOTO: It Was So Cold Last Weekend The Fish Froze In Place

The Huffington Post | Ryan Grenoble | Posted 01.25.2014 | Green

It was awfully cold in Lovund, Norway, last weekend. So cold, in fact, that a school of herring that strayed too close to shore apparently froze in pl...

Are Humans Causing The East Coast's Dolphin Deaths?

| Posted 10.02.2013 | Green

By Dina Fine Maron: (click here for original article) VIRGINIA BEACH—Strolling along private beaches nearby, where waves lap against shores dott...

More Dead Animals Found In China

AP | Posted 06.17.2013 | Green

BEIJING (AP) — Hundreds more pigs have been found dead in China — this time together with dozens of dogs. A total of 410 pigs and 1...

WATCH: No Clear Cause For Mass Squid Deaths

The Huffington Post | Ryan Grenoble | Posted 12.11.2012 | Green

After hundreds of Humboldt squid beached themselves this weekend near Santa Cruz, Calif., onlookers and scientists alike struggled to understand the a...

Up To 100 Starlings Killed After Flying Into Car

AP | Posted 12.01.2012 | Green

VIENNA (AP) — A mass collision between a flock of starlings and a car on a stretch of Austrian expressway has left up to 100 of the birds dead and t...

Tens Of Thousands Of Dead Fish, Birds Wash Up On Lake Erie Shores

The Huffington Post | Cavan Sieczkowski | Posted 09.07.2012 | Green

Well, it certainly is eerie. Tens of thousands of dead fish, along with dead seagulls, washed up on the shores of Lake Erie on Wednesday afternoon...

Can Animals Really Commit Suicide?

Posted 04.04.2012 | Green

Can animals actually commit suicide? Mass animal deaths and apparent animal suicides are not entirely uncommon, but experts remain uncertain as to whe...

WATCH: Over 50 Pink Flamingos Found Dead In France

Posted 02.10.2012 | Green

A cold spell which has frozen much of Europe and killed hundreds of people has claimed its latest victims. 55 pink flamingos, unable to fly out of ...

What's Killing Millions Of American Bats?

Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

From the Center for Biological Diversity's Mollie Matteson: You might not know it, but a quiet killer is stalking America's bats. A fast-spreading di...

Thousands Of Dead Fish Wash Ashore In Florida

The Huffington Post | Travis Walter Donovan | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

Thousands of dead fish washed ashore a Florida state park beach on Friday, WPBF 25 News reports. Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission bi...

Mystery Of 200 Dead Cows Solved

The Huffington Post | Travis Walter Donovan | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

Although many of the mass animal deaths reported around the world in the past month remain unexplained, officials have closed the case on the mystery ...

Mysterious Bird Deaths In Arkansas Solved?

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. — The mystery of what killed tens of thousands of fish that washed up along the Arkansas River late last year can't be solved,...

Coal Fires May Have Caused Biggest Mass Extinction Ever

The Huffington Post | Joanna Zelman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

250 million years ago was not a fun time to live on earth. Studies now suggest that around this time, volcanic eruptions sparked coal fires that may h...

Government Responsible For Hundreds Of Dead Birds In South Dakota

The Huffington Post | Travis Walter Donovan | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

When hundreds of dead birds were found Monday in Yankton, South Dakota, many residents were puzzled, thinking it was the latest in a string of similar...

Do Mass Animal Deaths Signal The Apocalypse? (VIDEO)

Rev. James Martin, S.J. | Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion
Rev. James Martin, S.J.

Father James Martin, S.J., discusses some possible explanations for mass animal deaths as well as what the bible says about the end times.

200 Cows Mysteriously Drop Dead

The Huffington Post | Travis Walter Donovan | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

200 cows were found dead Friday on a farm in Portage County, Wisconsin. The dead cows had to be removed with semi-trucks. The rest of the farm has n...

Hundreds Of Dead Birds Found In Alabama

The Huffington Post | Travis Walter Donovan | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

An estimated 300 dead birds have been found on the side of the I-65 highway in Alabama, WAFF News reports. According to wildlife biologist Bill Gates...

Dead Birds And Fish Found In California And Illinois

The Huffington Post | Travis Walter Donovan | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

Over 100 birds were found dead along a California highway this past weekend, and thousands of dead fish were reported along Chicago's lakefront prior ...

Over 100 Dead Birds Found Near California Highway

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

GEYSERVILLE, Calif. — California wildlife officials are trying to figure out what caused the death of more than 100 birds found clustered togeth...

Italy's Dead Bird Mystery Solved?

The Huffington Post | Travis Walter Donovan | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

On Wednesday, it was reported that over 700 dead birds had fallen from the sky in Italy. The countless turtle doves were scattered about the town of ...

Hundreds Of Dead Birds Found In Italy

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

ROME — Hundreds of dead turtle doves have been found in a town in northern Italy. An Italian association for bird protection said Saturday that...

Thousands Of Birds Found Dead In Italy

The Huffington Post | Travis Donovan | Posted 10.01.2011 | Green

On Wednesday, GeaPress reported hundreds -- possibly thousands -- of dead and dying birds in Italy. Countless turtle doves were found scattered in th...

Most Bizarre Mass Animal Deaths Ever: Puppy Suicide Bridge, Exploding Frogs, Hippo Anthrax & More

The Huffington Post | Joanna Zelman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

While it seems pretty creepy that thousands of dead birds are falling out of the sky, millions of dead fish are turning up, and tens of thousands of d...