Mass Die-Off

Posts on mystery mass die-offs happening around the world

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...

5 Mysterious bee mass die-offs within one week in Portland, Oregon

Within a few days, thousands of bees died in Portland. But the cause remains unexplained! And scientists are baffled!  Corinne Fletcher stepped outside her apartment building Friday morning to find a pollinator genocide in the park...

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...

Family of 10 pilot whales strands on a beach of Calais, France

A family of 10 pilot whales stranded on the beach of Calais on November 2, 2015. 6 are now dead and 4 were saved in this race against time. Morning walkers discovered ten pilot whales stranded on the...

Massive animal die-offs: 3000 deer, 300 birds, thousands of jellyfish blobs, 21 buffaloes

Meanwhile the ecosystem collapse is going on with thousands of birds, fish and mammals dying off in mysterious ways. When is this going to stop? Epizootic Hemorrhagic Disease is the official cause of more than 2,000...

Hundreds of Galah birds mysteriously fall from the sky in Burra, Australia

About 200 galahs have been found dead in the South Australian town of Burra, prompting investigations by the state's Department for Environment and Water and the local council. Dead birds started turning up in...

40,000 tonnes of salmon and 8,000 tonnes of sardines die along coastal Chile since beginning of 2016

At least 40,000 tonnes of salmon and 8,000 tonnes of sardines died along the Pacific coast of Chile as a result of mysterious red tides caused by the extreme El Niño. 12% of the annual...

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...

Eruption of Rincon de la Vieja Volcano, Costa Rica, acidifies rivers, killing hundreds of fish and a caiman

On Thursday an explosion occurred on Rincon de la Vieja Volcano in Costa Rica. The water from the acidic lake was ejected and ended up in numbers of different streams, turning their...

120 sheep killed by lightning all at once in Kyrgyzstan

120 sheep have been killed by a sudden lightning strike on June 16, 2016. The animals were killed at once, while the shepherd and his helpers managed to survive. The terrifying event occurred between 9 and 10...

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...

Mystery as 337 whales are discovered dead in remote waters of Patagonia – Largest whale die-off ever registered

This is a massive whale mass die-off. Actually the largest ever seen. On June 23, 2015, a group of scientists discovered the bodies of 337 dead whales in the remote waters of Patagonia between the...

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...

Millions of fish die in lake Toba the largest volcanic lake around the world situated in the caldera of a supervolcano in Indonesia

Millions of fish in floating cages died suddenly this week in Lake Toba, the biggest lake in Indonesia, after its water became suddenly cloudy. Lake Toba is the site of a massive supervolcanic eruption...

Cataclysmic mass die-offs continue in Chile: Millions of prawns and hundred cormorants found dead in Chile

The ongoing cataclysmic marine mass die-offs along coastal Chile are growing in intensity after beachgoers discovered millions of prawns and hundred cormorants dead on different Pacific coast beaches. Officials say this marine ecosystem collapse is due...

Bill Gates’s warning about deadly epidemics (video)

Bill Gates has a warning about deadly epidemics. Bill Gates appeared at an event in Davos, Switzerland to discuss the real possibility of a deadly epidemic, and the steps we can take to detect and prevent...

Collision at Houston Ship Channel dumps 9,000 barrels of fuel into the channel – Fish kill – Don’t eat shellfish from Galveston Bay

A collision involving a tanker and two barges on Friday dumped some 9,000 barrels of fuel into the channel. A fish kill was discovered on Sunday. Officials warned people not to eat...

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...

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 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...

Mysterious mass die-off of gray whales along the US West Coast declared an unusual mortality event – NOAA opens investigations

At least 70 dead or dying gray whales have stranded on the West Coast this year. The number is so high the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration declared it...

Vicious virus kills 2,500 endangered Saiga antelopes in Mongolia – And nobody cares about!

Around 2,500 Saiga antelopes have died in Mongolia since December 2016, struck by a deadly virus. This is the first time an infectious disease outbreak has led to the death of Mongolian Saiga antelopes. The Saiga...

Unprecedented number of dolphins washed dead or sick from Laguna to Huntington Beach in California – Experts on HIGH ALERT!

It's not just happening in France! From Laguna to Huntington Beach, an unprecedented number of dolphins are washing ashore dead or so sick that they have to be humanely euthanized.

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...

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...

9,000 small birds drop from the sky after major hailstorm at Antelope Island, Utah

A major hailstorm wiped out thousands of birds over the weekend. Although some lucky birds were able to take cover under bridges along Antelope Island Causeway, unfortunately at least 9,000 of them simply did not have...

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...

Over a thousand rare Himalayan yaks starve to DEATH after heavy snowfall in India

At least 300 rare Himalayan yaks have died of starvation in the high mountains in the northeastern Indian state of Sikkim, close to the border with China, authorities said Saturday.

Dozens of birds and ducks dying at Woodhaven creek, Michigan

Why are dozens of birds and ducks found dead at Woodhaven creek, Michigan? Nobody knows, but some residents are keeping kids and pets away from the creek. The Michigan Department of Natural Resources (DNR) is investigating the...

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...

Over 300 whales die in the third largest stranding in New Zealand’s history

Heartbreaking! On February 9, 2017, over 300 whales died in the biggest recent stranding in New Zealand. Another secret sonar or underwater military exercise? Or Penumbral eclipse of the Full Moon? The scale is huge #farewellspit @1NewsNZ...

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...

Now thousands of tuna crab die on Imperial Beach, California

After a massive beaching in Chile two days ago, it's now Imperial Beach, California reporting thousands of tuna crab washing ashore near the pier on May 11, 2016. As if it was spreading north... This is the second...

Lightning kills 32 cows in Missouri – Farmer finds them ‘piled on top of each other’

After milking his cows, just as Texas County dairy farmer Jared Blackweld wanted to lock the gate, a lightning struck hard and close. Later in the day, he returned to the field and found 32 of his...

Sea turns ORANGE, kills fish on Kent beaches, sparking fears water is toxic

Dead fish, up to two feet, are washing up on Kent beaches after the sea turned orange — leading to fears the area is toxic. Environment Agency chiefs are analysing the liquid,...

One million of penguins threatened by erupting volcano in the South Georgia & the South Sandwich Islands territory

A volcano erupting on a small island in the Sub Antarctic is depositing ash over one of the world’s largest penguin colonies. Zavodovski Island is a small island in the South Sandwich archipelago and its...

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...

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...

Hundred thousands of dead sea slugs wash up on beaches in Kamala, Thailand

Hundred thousands of various sea slugs are washing up dead along beaches of Kamala, Thailand since March 7, 2016. The still unexplained mass die-off is now being investigated. Villagers of Kamala, Kathu, and Phuket reported hundred of...

A bald eagle, a red-tailed hawk and dozens of birds drop dead from the sky in Hillsboro, Oregon

Wildlife officials are investigating a mysterious mass bird death in Hillsboro, Oregon, where dozens of red-winged blackbirds and European starlings were found dead in a field off West Union Road, along with a bald...