3,000 eggs abandoned after drone scares birds in California

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> Two drones were flown illegally over the Bolsa Chica Ecological Reserve in Huntington Beach in May and one of them went down in the wetlands, The Orange County Register said. > Fearing an attack from a predator, several thousand terns abandoned their ground nests, according to the state Department of Fish and Wildlife. Unfortunately no mention of catching the perps.

SillySammySaysSo

This is really upsetting

Igoos99

One time I was hiking in Banff with my wife and we came across a clearing with a big herd of elk, maybe 150 of them. We start very cautiously moving through the brush to avoid them when some moron on a trail above us launches a drone that startles the elk and causes them to start fleeing. Thankfully they went in the opposite direction from us, but buddy nearly got us trampled. Drones are cool and very useful tools, but too many people are reckless with them.

SeriousGeorge2

When drones are banned for unlicensed use, this kind of thing is going to be why.

random-axe

Humans are such a disease.

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