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More than 1,000 dead birds fall from sky in Ark

There are 10210 comments on the story from Jan 2, 2011, titled More than 1,000 dead birds fall from sky in Ark. In it, reports that:

BEEBE, Ark. – Wildlife officials are trying to determine what caused more than 1,000 blackbirds to die and fall from the sky over an Arkansas town.

The Arkansas Game and Fish Commission said Saturday that it began receiving reports about the dead birds about 11:30 p.m. the previous night. The birds fell over a 1-mile area of Beebe, and an aerial survey indicated that no other dead birds were found outside of that area.

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Knock knock

United States

#10598 Jul 23, 2014
Let me out lol

United States

#10601 Jul 24, 2014
I can't believe this thread continues to have comments on it

United States

#10602 Jul 25, 2014
A bird was a peckin on my window

“Conserve Wildlife Habitat”

Since: Dec 10

SE Michigan

#10603 Jul 26, 2014
cathyjudy wrote:
I agree, I think some kind of gas fumes cause the death of these poor birds. If they are breathing it so are we.
The first few pages of this thread describes how/why they died.

Jonesboro, AR

#10604 Jul 26, 2014
There was a big Ka Boom

United States

#10606 Jul 28, 2014
Do we have a ballpark estimate of how many birds passed during this strange series of events
Read the Headlines

United States

#10607 Jul 29, 2014
whiskers wrote:
Do we have a ballpark estimate of how many birds passed during this strange series of events
More than 1,000 blackbirds

United States

#10611 Jul 30, 2014
Man that's just way too extreme it's got to be a sign of tha times

Olive Branch, MS

#10612 Jul 30, 2014
Seen some flying south. Are they migrating already?

Olive Branch, MS

#10613 Jul 30, 2014
Vote please!

San Jose, CA

#10614 Jul 31, 2014
Read the Headlines wrote:
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More than 1,000 blackbirds
...we're baked in a pie
Tra La la

United States

#10616 Jul 31, 2014
cooker wrote:
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...we're baked in a pie
When the pie was opened the birds began to sing....

United States

#10617 Aug 2, 2014
What keeled all the fish along about that time

Erin, TN

#10619 Aug 3, 2014
Are they still falling out of the sky?

United States

#10620 Aug 3, 2014
It's been rainin blackbirds

Conway, AR

#10621 Aug 5, 2014
Tra La la wrote:
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When the pie was opened the birds began to sing....
...Never trust the government, they lie about everything!

Hardy, AR

#10622 Aug 6, 2014
Its been my theory that the fracking released methane gas. and the birds where killed by a floating cloud of gas .the same with the fish gas bubbled up rom the river bottom killing the drum fish

Forrest City, AR

#10623 Aug 6, 2014
Just shoot em

United States

#10624 Aug 6, 2014
They were flyin over tha tied pond and was overwhelmed by hydrogen sulfide

United States

#10625 Aug 11, 2014
Usually a person can get rid of troublesome birds roosting in their trees by setting off fireworks. The best time to purchase fireworks is right before the Fourth of July or New Years Eve.

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