Wildlife comes out as people stay indoors due to coronavirus

Mountain goats roam the streets of LLandudno on March 31, 2020 in Llandudno, Wales. The goats normally live on the rocky Great Orme but are occasional visitors to the seaside town, but a local councillor told the BBC that the herd was drawn this time by the lack of people and tourists due to the COVID-19 outbreak and quarantine measures.

A wild deer, from a herd used to mingle with and be fed by the local population, roams in a deserted street during a government-imposed nationwide lockdown against the COVID-19 coronavirus, in the port city of Trincomalee, Sri Lanka on March 31, 2020.

Pigeons fly over a deserted Piazza del Duomo in central Milan on April 12, 2020 during the country's lockdown aimed at curbing the spread of the COVID-19 infection, caused by the novel coronavirus.

Two cows rest on the deserted beach of Mar e Sol in Porticcio, France on April 5, 2020 on the French Mediterranean island of Corsica, on the twentieth day of a strict lockdown in France to stop the spread of COVID-19.

A man on a motorcycle rides past horses gathering on a deserted road at a residential area declared as a Red Zone for coronavirus by authorities during a government-imposed nationwide lockdown as a preventive measure against the COVID-19 coronavirus, in Srinagar on April 8, 2020.

A monkey is seen on a gate of a government office in New Delhi on April 8, 2020. Hundreds of monkeys have taken over the streets around the Indian president's palace leading an animal offensive taking advantage of the deserted cities as the giant country remains in a pandemic lockdown. With India's 1.3 billion population and tens of millions of cars conspicuous by their absence, wildlife has moved to fill the void while also suffering from the coronavirus fallout.

Monkeys get on a motorcycle to eat fruits from a box during a government-imposed nationwide lockdown as a preventive measure against the COVID-19 coronavirus in New Delhi on April 10, 2020.

An African Penguin walks in the parking lot of an empty restaurant, close to popular Boulders Beach, in Simonstown on April 14, 2020, in Cape Town, South Africa. This beach is closed due to the continuing lockdown across South Africa, due to the COVID-19 pandemic. South African President Cyril Ramaphosa on April 9, 2020, prolonged by a further 14 days a three-week national lockdown aimed at curbing the spread of the COVID-19 coronavirus.

A Cape Fur Seal sunbathes on the deserted quay at Kalk Bay Harbour, where it would usually get scraps of fish from fishermen and tourists, in Kalk Bay on April 14, 2020, in Cape Town.

A raccoon walks over the running path in almost deserted Central Park in Manhattan on April 16, 2020 in New York City. Gone are the softball games, horse-drawn carriages and hordes of tourists. In their place, pronounced birdsong, solitary walks and renewed appreciation for Central Park's beauty during New York's coronavirus lockdown. The 843-acre park -- arguably the world's most famous urban green space -- normally bustles with human activity as winter turns to spring, but this year due to COVID-19 it's the wildlife that is coming out to play.

Wild boars eat the grass in a garden close to a residential buildings in Ajaccio, on the French Mediterranean island of Corsica, on April 18, 2020 on the 33rd day of a strict lockdown in France to stop the spread of COVID-19.

Grey langurs run along a deserted road during a government-imposed nationwide lockdown as a preventive measure against the COVID-19 coronavirus, in Ahmedabad, India on April 19, 2020.

Horses walk on a deserted highway amid government restrictions that limit residents to essential shopping, in an attempt to contain the spread of the new coronavirus, in Huajchilla on the outskirts of La Paz, Bolivia, Wednesday, April 15, 2020.

Two women take pictures of the pelicans in a deserted St James's Park, due to the Coronavirus outbreak, in London, Tuesday, April 14, 2020. The new coronavirus causes mild or moderate symptoms for most people, but for some, especially older adults and people with existing health problems, it can cause more severe illness or death.

A bull stands in the middle of a deserted road during lockdown to control the spread of the new coronavirus, on the outskirts of New Delhi, India, Wednesday, April 8, 2020. The new coronavirus causes mild or moderate symptoms for most people, but for some, especially older adults and people with existing health problems, it can cause more severe illness or deaths.

Stray dogs lie on a deserted railway platform during a nationwide lockdown to curb the spread of new coronavirus in Gauhati, India, Sunday, April 19, 2020.

A handout photo made available by the Kruger National Park shows a pride of lions lying on the tar road outside of Orpen Rest Camp, a lodge inside Kruger National Park, in northeastern South Africa April 15, 2020, during a nationwide lockdown over the coronavirus disease pandemic. The park, along with other wildlife parks, has been closed since March 25, as part of the country's coronavirus lockdown.

Source: https://www.usatoday.com/picture-gallery/news/world/2020/04/21/wildlife-comes-out-people-stay-indoors-due-coronavirus/5169399002/

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