Amazing picture of thousands of dead starfish washed up on Kent beach

Dandelion Salad

By Vanessa Allen
13th March 2008

For five miles they stretched along the beaches, a gruesome line of dead starfish.

Fishermen and bird-watchers at Pegwell Bay near Sandwich, Kent, discovered a “carpet” of thousands of the creatures lying on the sand just above the water line.

And on the beach at nearby Sandwich Bay, thousands more were photographed by Tony Flashman.

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