Dead Birds, Tasmanian muttonbirds now: Anyone who see sick or injured wildlife is advised to call the department on RACV Wildlife Connect

in the #1 Expat Community and meet Australian Expats! Increasing frequency: Hundreds of Tasmanian muttonbirds, also known as  short-tailed shearwaters, have been found in dead on Port Phillip bay beaches.  Photo: Jason South Muttonbirds are dying in their thousands nearly every year and much more  frequently than ever before, washing up on the coast from […]

Beluga Whales Trapped By Ice in Russia

Beluga Whales Trapped By Ice In Russia redOrbit 2011-12-18 15:41:00 More than a hundred Beluga whales are trapped in frigid water surrounded by ice floes in the Chukotka region of Russia’s Far East, and risk death unless they are rescued soon, local authorities said. The flock of gentle whales was trapped in the Sinyavinsky Strait […]