The small nocturnal birds known as Leach’s storm petrels are a telling symbol of ocean health. But they’ve vanished in the millions since offshore oil production started 20 years ago in the North Atlantic east of St. John’s, N.L., and no one’s sure why.
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In the fall of 2014, West Coast residents witnessed a strange, unprecedented ecological event. Tens …