Thousands of Migrating Birds Drown Off English Coast

Thousands of disoriented and exhausted garden birds were reported plunging into the sea and drowning off the English coast.

The deaths were attributed to a sudden cold snap, high winds and thick fog.

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Sudden cold weather and fog sees thousands of migrating birds plunge into the sea and drown off English coast

Migrating birds lost at sea

Fog and high winds kill migrating birds

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