Mass Die-Off

Posts on mystery mass die-offs happening around the world

The smell of death is everywhere: 350 seals, 2500 birds and thousands of fish die around the world and nobody knows why

Within the last 2 days, 350 seals, 2500 birds and thousands of fish died around the world. And the worst is that nobody knows why! Well this is what they say! More than 300 dead seals discovered...

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...

Reservoir turns purple overnight in Vietnam – Residents frightened about fish dying en masse

The water in a reservoir in the southern province of Ba Ria-Vung Tau, Vietnam has turned purple and stinky overnight. Residents are concerned about pollution. or could it be a rapid growth of algae? The 10-hectare...

This winter has seen one of the biggest honey bee die-offs in the US on record – 37% bee colonies lost

The buzz about honey bees isn't good. This winter has seen one of the biggest honey bee die-offs in the US on record, with 37 percent of managed honey...

Neonic pesticides detected in US drinking water for the first time

You really think you drink clean water in the US? Small traces of the world's most widely used insecticides have been detected in US tap water for the first time. Samples taken by scientists in...

Thousands of fish mysteriously die on Sakhalin Island photos and video

But why did thousands fish die on beaches on the Tatar Strait? Nobody knows but thousands of eastern Sardines were swept onto the Sakhalin coastline and beaches were literally carpeted with sardines. According to fish experts,...

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...

Some tradition should be banned: Pilot whales killing in Faroe Islands

This mass whale killing tradition reminds me of that perpetrated against dolphins in Taiji, Japan. It's sadistic, inhumane and utterly disgraceful. I am shocked! How is such a cruelty possible? How can the killers...

Mystery: Numerous birds drop dead like flies in coastal Papakura and Takanini, New Zealand

About 40 pigeons and sparrows have mysteriously been found dead, as well as some of the family's chickens. They were said to be dropping like flies across the Papakura and Takanini region...

Thousands of dead crabs and sea stars mysteriously wash ashore in Port Aransas, Texas

Thousands of dead crabs and starfish have been reported washing ashore on the beach in Port Aransas, Texas, in the last few days. Although not making the beach unpleasant, this still unexplained phenomenon makes you...

Absolutely devastating! Blizzard kills 1600 dairy cows in Lower Yakima Valley, Washington

An estimated 1,600 dairy cows died in the Lower Yakima Valley during blizzard conditions over the weekend and Monday. Absolutely heart-breaking! 1,600 dairy cows die in blizzard west...

Apocalyptical Hailstorm kills 300 flamingoes in Albacete, Spain

Nowadays, hailstorms are destructive... killer storms. The latest in date killed over 300 flamingoes in the region of Albacete, Spain. Fierce hailstorms have affected numerous regions of Spain over the past week. Some of the most extreme...

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...

Flooded Dhaka streets turn blood-red on the Eid al-Adha holiday

Muslims around the world celebrated the Eid al-Adha holiday on Monday, one of the two most important festivals of the Islamic calendar. Marking the willingness of Ibrahim, or Abraham, to sacrifice his son on God's...

Mysterious Stranding of 100 Whales in Iceland

Some 100 pilot whales (dolphin family) stranded for still unexplained reasons on a beach around Snaefellsbaer in Iceland. The mysterious stranding started on September 7, 2013. Dozen were reported dead on Sunday morning! (SOURCE) This is...

Mysterious Moose Die-Off All Across the US

What is behind the strange moose die-off across the USA? It may be related to climate change. All across the US – from the West Coast to the East Coast, from the Rocky Mountains to...

55 dolphins, 4 sea lions and thousands of tuna crabs found dead from Mexico to California

Weird things are happening along the Pacific coast. Within two days, 55 dolphins, 4 sea lions and thousands of tuna crabs have been found dead along beaches from Baja California, Mexico to California, USA. Could it be...

80,000 reindeer die as Arctic sea ice retreats

It’s not just polar bears that are suffering as Arctic sea ice retreats. 80,000 reindeer have starved to death because of unusual weather linked to global warming. Tens of thousands of reindeer in Arctic Russia starved...

Another deep-sea oarfish found dead near coastal La Jolla, California

Lifeguard spotted massive fish off Shell Beach in La Jolla, California. And the fish ended up being an oarfish. The body of the 10-foot long oarfish was found floating in the water. The cause of its death...

Mysterious Animal Die-Offs in Australia, USA, Germany and Indonesia: Bees, Fish, Birds

36,000 bees found dead in Niestetal (Germany) - HNA Fipronil is held responsible for the mass death of honeybees. Mysterious Carp dead in Holter Reservoir (Montana) - KRTV Hundreds of dead carp are floating in the popular reservoir on the...

Thousands of howler monkeys killed in unprecedented wave of death in Brazil

In some deep forests of southern Brazil, thousands of howler monkeys have been killed by what scientists called an unprecedented wave of death. After the death of thousands of howler monkeys by the yellow fever...

145 pilot whales die in mass stranding on a beach in New Zealand – Half of the whales EUTHANIZED

A group of up to 145 pilot whales have died after becoming stranded on a beach on Stewart Island in New Zealand. The animals were discovered by a walker late on Saturday, strewn along...

Latest animal mass die-offs around the world – April 2015

A compilation of the latest animal mass die-offs around the world! Impressive! And that most remain unexplained is baffling! 26th April 2015 - 8,000 Turkeys to be killed due to another outbreak of avian flu in...

2,000 dead snow geese killed by avian cholera fall from the sky in Idaho

Idaho wildlife officials have retrieved 2,000 dead snow geese that fell from the sky this week. The birds, whose carcasses were collected over the weekend, appear to have died of avian cholera. But tests are...

Lagoon turns blood red in Mexico unexpectedly

This lagoon situated in Huatalco, Mexico has turned blood red within the last 10 days. The reddish water of 'La Salina' lagoon impacts residents' life and kills wildlife in the area. After the mysterious overnight disappearance...

Animal mass die-offs news June 15 to 21 2015: Dolphins, whales, Jellyfish, red crabs – A whole ecosystem is collapsing!

Here the last animal mass die-offs reported in the news! To the menu: dolphin kills, mysterious whale deaths, strong El Nino killing fish and crabs... The aquatic ecosystem is collapsing! June 21 2015, Pakistan – Pakistani...

More than 3,700 dead birds suddenly drop from the sky in the Yolo Bypass in Sacramento

Wildlife specialists have spent the last three days picking up more than 3,700 dead bird carcasses from the shore in the Yolo Bypass, California. Laurence Campling, who discovered the mass die-off explains: 'It’s just shocking to...

Manatee Die-off In Sunshine State: Red Algae Bloom Responsible For Manatee Deaths In Florida – March 11 2013

This may become the worst Manatees' die-off in history! US biologists warn from a historical deadly algae bloom killing 10 or more of manatees a day along the coast of St-Petersburg, Florida. There are...

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...

It’s not just in Florida! Ecosystems collapse around the world as seagulls drop from the sky, millions of fish are dying, and whales are stranding unusually

While hundreds of thousands of aquatic animals are being killed by a devastating and unprecedented red tide in Florida, other parts in the world have also recorded many unusual animal mass die-offs these days....

There are so many gray whales dying on the coast in Washington State that landowners are being asked to let the whales rot on their land

So many gray whale carcasses have washed up this year along the Washington State coast that the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration Fisheries is asking state waterfront landowners to allow dead gray...

Unprecedent toxic algae bloom threatens economy and ecology of West Coast of America

Since a few months already, a large band of toxic algae is growing off the West Coast of the United States. The size of the unprecedent toxic algae bloom and the amount of time it has...

Millions of bats killed by mysterious fungus in the USA

Millions of animals dead, a disease devastating entire populations in multiple states, and no cure or treatment in sight. That’s the reality of white nose syndrome, a disease...

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...

Anthrax kills 300 buffaloes in Kenya and mysterious disease kills 100 goats in India

Mysterious disease outbreaks are killing large numbers of animals. Anthrax kills 300 buffaloes in Kenya and mysterious disease kills 100 goats in India. As reported by Outbreak News Today, anthrax has killed over 300 buffaloes in Lake Nakuru...

Thousands of fish discovered dead along the Red Sea coast in Saudi Arabia baffle scientists

Nobody knows why these fish died! But one thing is sure... Thousands of dead sardines are covering the shores of of Yanbu' al Bahr, a major Red Sea port in the Al Madinah province of western...

Mysterious Spike in Humpback Whale Deaths on Atlantic Coast Baffles Scientists

NOAA reports a mysterious spike of unusual Humpback whale deaths along the US Atlantic coast. An abnormally high number of marine mammals - 62 since 1991, when the program was established - were found dead...

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...

This Hindu Sacrifice Ceremony In Honour of Gadhimai, The Goddess Of Power in Nepal Is Terrifying!

I think this is too much! During a two-day religious festival in Nepal, about 300,000 buffalo will be killed to bring worshippers good luck. Imagine the mass kill during this sacrifice ceremony! It's terrifying! Every five...

Mysterious Animal Die-Offs Around the World: Texas (USA), Rajasthan (India), Tenerife (Spain) – June 17 2013

Mysterious Fish Mass Die-off in Lake Texoma Texas June 17 2013 Bruce Hysmith and his team from the Texas Park and Wildlife Department have been studying the dead fish in Lake Texoma since last week. - HISZ and...