Category: New Zealand

Over 150 dead seagulls found on beach in New Zealand

The Department of Conservation is investigating the deaths of dozens of seagulls found today by a member of the public on Waikawa Beach, near Levin. It comes after a Manukau resident says she saw over 150 dead seagulls on the beach this afternoon. Beverly Dowling was walking on Waikawa Beach and Kuku Beach where she […] Read More

8 still missing in New Zealand Volcano Eruption

Eight people were still missing after a volcanic eruption in New Zealand, with no indications they survived the explosion that has already left five dead, police said Tuesday. After initial confusion about how many people were visiting White Island when it erupted unexpectedly on Monday, police said a clearer picture of the disaster was emerging. […] Read More