Hundreds of dead birds have been mysteriously washing up on the shore near Gallagher Beach and the Union Ship canal in Buffalo. The water surface is litterally covered with dead birds and nobody knows why and speak about it. The dead birds are ring billed gulls, mostly juveniles or fledglings.
The New York State Department of Environmental Conservation is aware of the bird kill, but has thus far determined it to be a natural occurrence. Really?!? Wildlife biologists have investigated the entire length of the shoreline area. The bird mortality they observed was limited to first year, ring billed gulls. FULL STORY