• Half a million mussels cooked to death at a New Zealand beach likely because of climate change

    9 days ago - By Business Insider

    New Zealand resident Brandon Ferguson discovered over 500,000 dead mussels and shells when he went walking along the shores of the Maunganui Bluff Beach in the country's North Island.
    Ferguson told Business Insider that he had witnessed this type of event on the same beach in the past, with different types of shellfish washing up dead along the shores.
    One expert said the mussels had essentially cooked to death due to hot weather and mid-day low tides.
    Ferguson shared a video of the experience in the hopes that the global community would take notice of the effects of climate change...
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