Tag: fearful die offs

Monarch butterfly numbers plummet 86 percent in California

Blog note. Fearful sights in diverse places. Pestilence affecting not only man but nature. End of note. Monarch butterfly numbers plummet 86 percent in California Claudia Boyd-Barrett. USA TODAY•January 7, 2019 CAMARILLO, Calif. — The number of monarch butterflies turning up at California’s overwintering sites has dropped by about 86 percent compared […]

Hundreds of thousands of native fish dead in second Murray-Darling incident in Australia. An estimated 10,000 were killed just weeks ago, and locals fear native stocks could be all but wiped out this time. Aquatic life under severe stress.

Blog note. Fearful sights in diverse places. Pestilence affecting not only man but nature. End of note. Hundreds of thousands of native fish dead in second Murray-Darling incident in Australia. An estimated 10,000 were killed just weeks ago, and locals fear native stocks could be all but wiped out […]