12 May '12, 4am

2,000 Birds Found Dead in Chile: Are Fishermen To Blame? | Care2 Causes

2,000 Birds Found Dead in Chile: Are Fishermen To Blame? | Care2 Causes

Some 2,000 birds have been found dead on a four-mile stretch of beach in central Chile. The birds include grey petrels, pelicans, gannets and Guanay cormorants. Jose Luis Brito, a natural history and archeology museum director, says that the birds get caught in fishermen’s nets but that “nothing” is done to help them. The birds drown and the fishermen simply throw their bodies back into the sea. Brito’s museum is in the coastal city of Santo Domingo and he says the museum intends to file a complaint. According to Agence France-Presse via Raw Story , some 100 bird carcasses were found just on Sunday on a beach. Another theory is that excessive fishing has led to stocks of anchovies — a favorite food of sea-birds — running low, so that the birds are starving to death. The mysterious reportings of dead birds in Chile follow other grisly discoveries in neighboring Peru. Thousa...

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