Wildlife Update : Seabird carnage due to rogue oil tanker

Bird - Seagull enjoying the sunset
Bird – Seagull enjoying the sunset (Photo credit: blmiers2)

The Daily Mail reports

  • More than 100 distressed birds, mostly guillemots, were discovered
  • Volunteers try to wash glue-like substance off the birds, which have been ‘paralysed’ by the waxy substance
  • There are fears hundreds more could be affected in the next few days

Read more: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2271691/South-coast-seabirds-sticky-ordeal-Hundreds-wash-coast-covered-palm-oil-fell-passing-ship.html#ixzz2JocYyVUx
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