Mass Die-Off

Posts on mystery mass die-offs happening around the world

111 horses die after getting trapped in a muddy stock pond as dramatic drought grips northern Arizona

111 horses have died on tribal land in northern Arizona, apparently after getting trapped in a muddy stock pond over the past week. Photos show clusters of horses with dried mud on their bodies,...

Invasion of strange sailor jellyfish in Barcelona and along the Catalan coast – Giant sunfish washes up in New Zealand (videos and pictures)

What? Blue sand? Nope! These are thousands of blue jellyfish covering several beaches of Barcelona and along the Catalan coast. The jellyfish started appearing last Saturday, coloring the sand and coastal water in blue in...

Billions of purple jellyfish-like creatures wash up on beach in Palavas-les-Flots, south of France (video)

This is just insane! What is going on on Earth! Billions of purple jellyfish-like creatures washed up on beach in Palavas-les-Flots, south of France on Tuesday, April 10, 2018. It's reportedly the first time...

More than 130 black-headed gulls drop dead along Ptuj Lake in Slovenia

Over 130 black-headed gulls were found dead along Ptuj Lake last weekend and another couple of dozen dead birds were found there this week. While bird flue has been ruled out, the cause of...

50 black kites fall from sky raising alarm in one of the most air polluted Indian cities

We never speak enough of the air we are breathing! Well sometimes, it is so polluted that birds drop dead from the sky! Around 50 black kites died in less than 24 hours in...

Dozens of geese fall from the sky during a severe hail and thunderstorm in Idaho Falls (video)

Dozens of geese plummeted from the sky during a severe hail and thunderstorm Saturday evening. The birds suddenly fell into a parking lot near Yellowstone Highway and Lincoln Road in Idaho Falls around 7...

After 150 whales in Australia now 50 dolphins dead in Argentina – Something unprecedented is killing our marine mammals!

Two shocking mass die-offs have made the headlines within the last 5 days. On March 22, 2018, 143 whales died after a mass-stranding at Hamelin Bay, 10km north of Augusta, Australia. Now, just 2...

More than 150 whales stranded in Hamelin Bay, Australia – Cause unknown, 143 dead, only 7 rescued (video and pictures)

More than 150 short-finned pilot whales have stranded en masse at Hamelin Bay, 10km north of Augusta, Australia early this morning. Around 143 whales have died after beaching themselves. Parks and Wildlife Service staff...

Mass bird die-off in British Columbia, Canada – Like hundreds of birds dead on the road and around it

Like an ominous scene from a Hitchcock film, another bird mass die-off occurred. This time in Canada, where a flock of dead birds covered the road in the Okanagan Valley in beautiful British Columbia. "There...

More than 700,000 animals die after brutal weather phenomenon called dzud engulfs Mongolia – Herders devastated

A total of 710,740 animals have died so far this year in Mongolia due to the extreme wintry weather known as "dzud". The dzud is a brutal weather phenomenon in Mongolia where a dry...

A billion monarch butterflies dead and environmentalists may be to blame – Only 30 millions remaining

Up is down... I'm telling you! Many environmentalists who once supported the U.S. ethanol policy are now regretting their decision as data shows the corn-based fuel is wiping out the country’s monarch butterfly population...

Starfish armageddon in the UK (video)

Repent, for it is the end times… At least, if you are a starfish. Tens of thousands of starfish have washed ahore dead on Ramsgate beach in Kent after 'The Beast From The East', Storm...

Hundreds of birds suddenly fall from the sky in Mexico

Hundreds of birds, normally flying in large swarms in the city center, suddenly fell from the sky just in front of the State Government building of Parral, Mexico, baffling onlookers and officials, who have...

Thousands of fish die mysteriously in Argentina

What did kill so many fish in Argentina? Residents of Santa Rosa were left baffled after discovering thousands of dead fish had washed ashore overnight. The strange scene took place along the banks of...

A fatal disease is ravaging America’s bats, and scientists don’t know how to stop the white-nose syndrome

Since white-nose syndrome was first identified, just twelve years ago, it has spread to thirty-one states. The consequences for bats, humans, and the U.S. economy could be disastrous. Late last summer, the biologist Mark Gumbert began...

More than 500 birds killed by hailstorm in India – Bees attacking the parakeets too

And again, hundreds of birds falling from the sky! This time, over 500 birds, mostly parakeets, killed in a powerful hailstorm that hit Bhandara and Gondia districts in India on February 13, 2018. 460...

Growing California almonds takes more than half of US honeybees

It can be hard to see how important honeybees are to daily life. Just by looking at fully grown oranges, apples and almonds, the honeybee wouldn’t necessarily get marquee credit for their growth. But...

Hundreds of starlings mysteriously drop DEAD from the sky above Rome, Italy like in a Hitchcock film

The flocks of starlings that create choreographed patterns in the skies over Rome have mysteriously lost their aplomb, with hundreds falling to their deaths after colliding with each other. The birds began plummeting from...

34 symbolic Andean condors found dead in Argentina

An unprecedented number of Andean condors were found dead in western Argentina this week, threatening a symbolic bird whose numbers are dwindling in parts of South America. The bodies of 34 condors, 20 males...

200,000 Saiga antelopes were wiped out by a MUTANT bacteria, normaly harmless in the animals’ bodies

Saiga antelopes have been roaming Central Asia since the time of the woolly mammoth. But now, "total extinction" may be on the horizon. Scientists were dumbfounded to see nearly two-thirds of the global saiga...

Thousands of starfish wash up on Portobello beach in Edinburgh and Gibraltar Point, Skegness in less than one week… And they blame strong winds

Thousands of starfish have washed up dead along a beach at Gibraltar Point, Skegness on January 2, 2018 and on Portobello beach in Edinburgh on January 7, 2018. That's two enormous mass-die-offs within 5...

Thousands of flying foxes fall from the sky near Sydney, Australia after record-breaking heatwave boil the bats alive

A critical portion of Campbelltown's flying fox colony died from the heat Sunday after a record-breaking heatwave swept across Western Sydney on Sunday. According to scientists, the head count of dead bats could reach...

Family of panicking deer commits suicide jumping from a bridge in Cedar Rapids, Iowa (video)

I don't know what is happening here along the 80th Street SW bridge over U.S. Highway 30 in Cedar Rapids, Iowa on December 10, 2017! Why is this herd of deer panicking such a way they...

Hundreds of birds fall from the sky and cover road in Sweden

This is really bizarre! Imagine you are driving your car and suddenly you stumble upon hundreds of dead birds covering the street you are driving. Like surreal, no? Well, this is exactly what happened...

USA approves BACTERIA weaponized mosquitoes to fight dengue, yellow fever and Zika

The US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has approved the use of a common bacterium to kill wild mosquitoes that transmit viruses such as dengue, yellow fever and Zika. On 3 November, the agency told biotechnology...

Mystery as 46 birds fall dead from the sky in Germany

They just fell DEAD from the sky! 46 starlings, having no visible injuries, dropped dead from above on the main street in Mandern, Germany on Thursday, Nov. 2nd. Officials are investigating... What happened exactly is still...

Mystery as thousands of sea turtles discovered floating off El Salvador and thousands of Portuguese man o’ war on shore in Australia

A few days after Selma made landfall in El Salvador, up to 400 dead sea turtles have been discovered floating off El Salvador coast. Meanwhile, in Rosedale, Australia, thousands of Portuguese man o' were discovered...

Apocalyptic drought kills thousands of alligators and cattle caught in lagoons on Bananal Island

Thousands of alligators and cattle are currently dying on Bananal Island, Brazil caught in lakes that completely dried up. It hasn't rained since 140 days in the region. Water and fish populations have almost completely...

Massive die-offs around the world: 103 whales in Brazil, 86% insects disappear in nature parks in Germany, multiple thousands of fish in Uruguay, Paraguay, India and Thailand

Meanwhile, massive die-offs are happening around the world baffling residents and officials. 103 whales have already washed up dead this year in Brazil, thousands of fish found dead in dam reservoir in Uruguay, in lakes...

Tens of thousands of jellyfish-like creatures wash up in New Zealand – Scale of die-off surprises Department of Conservation

Tens of thousands of jellyfish-like creatures have washed up on Greymouth beaches in New Zealand, surprising even the Department of Conservation with the scale. The rotting mass blanketed an 18m by 8m area of the...

Thousands of pigs and ducks die after drowning in floodwaters in Vietnam (pictures and videos)

Thousands of pigs and thousands of ducks have died after drowning in floodwaters that have already killed more than 50 people in Vietnam. Around 6,000 pigs at Thong Nhat Farm died, with their bodies floating...

10 things that just don’t add up about the Las Vegas mass shooting

ur hearts and prayers go out to all those killed or injured in the Las Vegas shooting. In a nation where so many anti-Americans are kneeling in pampered protest, this mass shooting saw veterans and...

Mystery in Bali as thousands of birds fall from the sky probably asphyxiated by gases and vapors of Agung volcano

Officials in Bali cannot explain the death of thousands of birds at the Office of Public Works and Spatial Planning (PUPR) in Karangasem on the island of Bali. Birds have most probably been asphyxiated by gases...

Enormous sinkhole drains lake in Franca, Brazil killing thousands of fish and almost sucking down a boat

Thousands of fish were killed and a two-person boat almost swallowed into an enormous sinkhole after the largest dam in Franca, Sao Paolo, Brazil was drained accidentally late Friday afternoon (15). This footage is just...

Hundreds of pink flamingos die in Cayo Coco, Cuba after Hurricane Irma (video)

Hundreds of pink flamingos died in the northern Keys of Cuba after Hurricane Irma swept through with winds up to 260 kilometers per hour (160 miles per hour) over the weekend. An apocalyptic scenery! Here a...

Thousands and thousands of fish die over several kilometers in Taiwan – The largest die-off in recent years

This is like a horror movie! Just outside Taipei, Taiwanese found their river - the Keelung River - covered with dead fish on August 29, 2017. Officials say it's the largest mass die-off in recent...

Thousands of dead snow geese found near Cambridge Bay, Nunavut, and nobody knows why

Thousands of carcasses of dead snow geese dotted the shoreline for at least 20 kilometres near the Nunavut community of Cambridge Bay, Canada. And nobody knows why! A massive geese die-off is currently taking place near...

Thousands of cows dying as heatwave bakes Southern California

Despite efforts to keep cows cool during last month's Valley heat wave the dairy industry still suffered big losses. Close to 10,000 animals died during the hot spell. The Valley is in the middle of another...

Millions and millions of fish dying in the Matagorda Bay, Texas and nobody knows why

There are currently millions and millions of fish dying in the Matagorda Bay, Texas and nobody knows why! This terrifying video captured at the mouth of the Colorado River shows a sea of dead or...

20 stranded pilot whales pushed back into the sea in Sri Lanka

Around 20 pilot whales were rescued in Sri Lanka on Wednesday, May 31, 2017, after they became stranded on a beach in the north-east of the country. Some sailors and locals pushed the pod of...