December 2010: thousands of dead crabs washed up along Kent coast
30 December: up to 100,000 dead drum fish over a 20-mile stretch of the Arkansas River, 200km northwest of Little Rock discovered
31 December 2010: 3,000 of red-winged blackbirds rained from sky in Arkansas town of Bebe.
3 January 2011: 500 dead and dying red-winged-blackbirds fell into Louisiana highway in Pointe Coupee Parish
3 January: 40,000 dead ‘devil crabs’ washed up on Thanet beaches in Kent
4 January 2011: 100 jackdaw birds found lying dead on the road in Falkoping, Southeastern Sweden.
4 January: hundreds of dead eyeless snapper washed up on numerous Coromandel Peninsula beaches
5 January: several hundred birds found dead in Western Kentucky
5 January: 200 birds found dead on highway bridge in Texas