This week The Big Wobble reported a 60 % decline of insects in the UK since 1970
Earth has crossed it's own tipping point and is creaking under the strain: Two thirds of animals expected to be extinct by 2020!
Below is just a glance of the carnage going on weekly on our planet, news we don't usually here on the news.
23rd August 2017 - Hundreds, maybe thousands of dead Snow Geese found washed up in Cambridge Bay, Canada. Link
The mayor of Macharetí, Eduviges Chambaye, confirmed on Thursday that 2,474 heads of cattle died in not more than a month due to unknown causes, a sanitary situation that alarmed the cattlemen of that region of Chaco de Chuquisaca.
15th August 2017 - Tens of TONS of dead fish found in a fish farm in Cianjur, Indonesia. Link
The Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO) has said that two million animals have been lost to a “devastating” drought in Ethiopia. The UN agriculture agency said that the drought had devastated herders’ livelihoods as it exhausted pastures and water sources.
Mass animal deaths