Pets and Nature

Humans Nowhere To Be Seen, Animals Run Wild

Hernán Tamargo

Published on 06-09-2020 by Hernán Tamargo

As a result of the coronavirus outbreak, most nations have been forced to take extreme isolation measures and people have been ordered to remain inside their homes for weeks and – in some cases – even months. If there's something that we've learned during the pandemic, it's that human nature is absolutely expendable: the worldwide quarantine has caused pollution to plummet and people have witnessed how thousands of animal species suddenly began swarming into small towns and even big cities. Here's a list of some of the animals who were unexpectedly spotted in major cities during the isolation period.

Photo: Mara Sosti