Hundreds of sea birds are feared dead as many are washed up along the south coast. Covered in oil - there are concerns hundreds more could die over the coming days.
It could be days before the true scale of the pollution spill affecting sea birds on the south coast is known, wildlife experts said today.
A change in wind direction could have killed thousands more birds after scores were found washed ashore along England's south coast.
Increasing numbers of birds are washing up on the south coast after being covered in a mysterious substance.