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Storms blamed for scores of bird deaths

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The DEC believe storms are responsible for the deaths of 130 birds.
The Sydney Morning Herald


Stormy weather has been blamed for an unusually large spate of native bird deaths on Western Australia's south coast in recent weeks.

About 130 dead flesh-footed shearwaters have washed up at Mandalay Beach and areas west of Walpole over the past fortnight, according to the Department of Environment and Conservation.

Read more: http://www.watoday.com.au/wa-news/storms-blamed-for-scores-of-bird-deaths-20130516-2jo7a.html#ixzz2Uk6w3Lqz

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