US Scientists Race to Discover Why Wild Birds Are Sick and Dying

US Scientists Race to Discover Why Wild Birds Are Sick and Dying

Wildlife experts have reported a noticeable increase in sick and dying birds in the past 30 days. Hundreds of blue jays, common grackles, and European starlings are the most common Aves (biological classification for birds) among the species discovered in at least six states and Washington, D.C., according to an NBC report on June 22, […]

West Nile Virus Strikes Relentlessly This Mosquito Season

West Nile Virus Strikes Relentlessly This Mosquito Season

This mosquito season is proving to be under the relentless strike of the nasty West Nile virus. Several states such as Texas, Illinois, and Oklahoma have already reported a positive testing for the virus on captured mosquitoes earlier this month. Scientists are believing that the weather may be to blame for the increased occurrence of […]