Tag: Arkansas

Case Closed on Arkansas Bird and Fish Deaths

It seems divine plagues have been ruled out as a cause of the recent mass deaths of birds and fish in Arkansas that I blogged about here. The bird incident must have been particularly off-putting for residents, seeing as about 3,000 dead blackbirds littered a 1.5-square-mile residential area. Apparently the neighborhood pets didn’t view it

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The Arkansas Effect

100,000 drum fish were found dead along an Arkansas river last Thursday night. Scientists suspect disease is the cause. Then came a mysterious mass killing of 5,000 blackbirds on New Year’s Eve in the same state. Weather and fireworks top the list of possible culprits cited by experts, who expect to know more this week

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