The Birds Are Not Okay

An unprecedented bird die-off — that’s how the September 16th article in Audubon described it. Groups of migrating birds were discovered lying dead in deserts, along rivers, in parks and backyards. Hundreds were strewn over the ground at White Sands National Park, an old missile range in New Mexico.

“A mass death event,” the article reads, but they don’t know what’s causing it, only that it’s impacting a huge variety of…

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Essayist, content writer, bereaved parent. I love birds, mushrooms, trees, my amazing kid, & a very tiny poodle. Featured in Human Parts, GEN, Marker & OneZero.

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Jacqueline Dooley

Jacqueline Dooley

Essayist, content writer, bereaved parent. I love birds, mushrooms, trees, my amazing kid, & a very tiny poodle. Featured in Human Parts, GEN, Marker & OneZero.

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