Mass bird deaths bookend 2011
Nearly 12 months after a rash of bird bloodbaths made international news, another big avian ‘Aflockalypse’ has struck in southern Utah.
by Russel McLendon
Mother Nature Network
December 15, 2011
2011 began with a series of high-profile bird disasters, and now a new one has struck as the year comes to an end. Nearly 12 months after thousands of crows and blackbirds mysteriously died from Arkansas to Sweden, an estimated 1,500 eared grebes — a duck-like aquatic bird — have fallen to their deaths in southern Utah.
[Potent News Editor's note: Click HERE to hear a discussion (from Jan. 3rd, 2011) of whether or not secret government testing plays a role in mysterious mass bird deaths being reported.]