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Offline GCG

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Re: News: Eagles
« Reply #120 on: February 10, 2017, 04:56 »
This is incredible news. Thanks for sharing, Dagny.

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Re: News: Eagles
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Re: News: Eagles
« Reply #122 on: March 11, 2017, 23:54 »
This is horrible.  Something MUST be done.

https://www.thedodo.com/bald-eagle-ammunition-refuges-2306402071.html


For those interested in doing something, here's some background information courtesy of the good folks at the USGS - Disease Information - Lead Poisoning

Note, non-toxic shot (i.e., lead shot) has been banned in Canada and the USA for 25 years (I think I got the date right at least) ...

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Re: News: Eagles
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Re: News: Eagles
« Reply #124 on: June 08, 2017, 18:28 »
Bald eagle chooses to adopt -- not eat -- baby hawk
http://www.ctvnews.ca/canada/bald-eagle-chooses-to-adopt-not-eat-baby-hawk-1.3449080

I wish the little tot luck - having said that, these parents have managed to get 3 eaglets to this stage, so it doesn't seem like food is a problem so the eaglets may not look at their smaller nestmate as a snack!