Three weeks ago, thousands of crows, pigeons, wattles and
honeyeaters fell out of the sky in Esperance, Western Australia.Then last week dozens of grackles, sparrows and pigeons dropped dead on two streets in Austin, Texas.


Sears, R., “Dead Birds Rain Down on Towns Half a World Apart”,
Accessed 10 January 2007: http://www.dailymail.co.uk