Hail of Birds Hit Boat.

Hail of Birds Hit Boat.

There are 1 comment on the Neatorama story from Sep 5, 2006, titled Hail of Birds Hit Boat.. In it, Neatorama reports that:

Several hundred black, gull-like shearwaters died after flying into a crabbing boat that steamed through the early morning darkness in Unalaska Bay on Wednesday morning, said Forrest Bowers, a fisheries ...

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Taylor Cisco

Chicago, IL

#1 Oct 16, 2006
According to NOAA/SEC Boulder, Colorado, the index for the planetary magnetic field had almost reached 5 during the early evening of August 27, 2006. It may have been higher for the Unalaska Bay region. A geomagnetic storm on Sunday, August twenty-seventh, may have contributed to the disorientation of the birds and their subsequent collisions with the boats.

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