Skip to comments.Dead Birds: Thousands of turtle doves fall from sky in Italy
Posted on 01/07/2011 11:14:36 AM PST by marthemaria
Witnesses in Italy said thousands of turtle doves fell from the sky, Wednesday, Jan. 5, following a series of incidents in the United States and Sweden.
According to residents in the town of Faenza, birds were falling from the sky like little Christmas balls." The reports are similar to witness accounts from New Years Eve when Arkansas partygoers took cover as 4,000 red-winged blackbirds and starlings pinged cars, rooftops and roadways.
Unlike birds that died in other areas of the world, the turtle doves were found with a strange blue stain on their beaks.
We have no idea, a witness said via e-mail, why this happened all of the sudden. The doves just started falling one-by-one then in groups of 10s and 20s.
Initial tests of the doves indicated that the blue stains on the beaks could have been caused by poisoning or hypoxia.
Hypoxia, a lack of oxygen, is known to cause confusion and illness in animals. It is also a common precursor to altitude sickness.
Scientists in Italy said official test results done on many of the dead turtle doves will not be available for at least a week.
Unlike incidents in Sweden and the U.S., the kill in Italy marks the first in which poisoning or sickness is suspected.
Birds in Arkansas, Louisiana and Kentucky showed signs of blunt trauma. Many birds were found with broken wings, necks, beaks and legs, suggesting they became confused and flew into solid structures.
Italian officials also said cold weather could be a factor in the kill. The flock could have been swept into a high-altitude wind storm before dropping to the earth.
As of press time, the number of dead turtle doves near Faenza was expected to reach 8,000 or more.
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HAARP....all explained here.
I’m sure this has been mentioned before, but the “blunt force trauma” couldn’t have been caused by falling out of the sky onto, like, the ground, could it?
Starting the runup to 2012.
Wake me when its a flock of turtles.
Now that would be something I’ve never seen before.
Party likes it’s 1999!
Then one would have to answer what caused them to fall outof the sky in the first place. Then I seriously doubt the 100,000 fish kill was caused by falling out of the sky. So far violent winds or hail makes the most sense for the birds. The fish is a big question.
This pisses me off. I have been to Faenza in N Italy. Obam tuns the military gay and now they are up to something. This is HAARP or that new military space ship. I am so sick of this s**t.
“Birds in Arkansas, Louisiana and Kentucky showed signs of blunt trauma. Many birds were found with broken wings, necks, beaks and legs, suggesting they became confused and flew into solid structures.”
Perhaps they all ate something that made them drunk.
The Earth’s magnetic field is preparing to flip. During this phase the magnetic lines are all screwed up, causing confusion in animlas which use the magnetic data. Exhaustion may be the major cause of these ‘bird falls’ and possibly even fish die-offs.
Or moose. Moose falling from the sky would be quite a sight to see.
Maybe its the crab nebula gamma rays.
Yep, that makes the most sense regarding the trauma. What caused them to fall would be separate from that damage; though it seems it’s always overlooked.
The partridge remained in the pear tree.
Demi Moore ping.
Or flying pigs falling from the sky over _______ (insert destination as you see fit)
Lead astray by the four calling birds ...
Lead astray by the four calling birds and three French hens ... no doubt to get their gold rings.
Of course that’s the logical explanation for the injuries. But that’s not convoluted or complicated enough to be classified as “scientific.” :)
One more to add to your depressing list.
The Earths magnetic field is preparing to flip. During this phase the magnetic lines are all screwed up, causing confusion in animlas which use the magnetic data. Exhaustion may be the major cause of these bird falls and possibly even fish die-offs.
And following the magnetic lines theory, we should see aberrations in geese migration, too.
Where and when did you see 5,000 dead turtle doves fall from the sky?
Where and when have you seen thousands of dead blackbirds?
Where and when have you seen tens of thousands of dead Red Snappers wash up on the beach?
So which was it? A flock of turtles, or a flock of doves?
Unidentified Flogging Objects (UFOs).
I'm thinking it's probably because they were dead. :D
Every time a birdie dies, Alex Jones gets his wings.
Dadgum teenage aliens out joyriding again!
Buzzing the earth and cutting donuts in our atmosphere!
Since those toilet tanks contain chemicals to kill their bacteria, it may be possible that the flock of birds simply happened to fly through some waste water being dumped by an airplane and the chemicals did them in.
that or they got in a brawl with the Tidy Bowl man.
A google mapping does show Atlanta as the ‘hub’.
Maybe the airlines are using new non-freezing material in the onboard johns. This would explain it.
I can also blame Ingmar Bergman because his films usually had annoyingly random dead birds symbolically falling from the sky....but that would be even more enigmatic....LOL
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