American Bald Eagle shot, Enraged Kansas Citizens Start Offering Their Own Cash Rewards

Kansas Game Wardens announced that they were on the hunt for someone who killed a bald eagle in Kansas Wednesday morning. The bald eagle was shot and killed below the Marion Reservoir’s dam near Hillsboro, Kansas, which is north of Wichita. The Kansas Department of Wildlife, Parks and Tourism announced they need the public’s […]

Pair of Bald Eagles set up home in New York City

Bald Eagles Come to the Big Apple

For the first time, the once-endangered Bald Eagle is nesting in New York City. A pair of Bald Eagles has shacked up and built New York City’s first eagle nest in at least a hundred years. The newcomers were spotted earlier this month by a tugboat captain, […]

America: Save a Bald Eagle but face Jail time for doing so!

An Illinois wildlife photographer is on trial for rescuing injured birds in a case that will decide just how far citizens can go to help protected wildlife.

This male eagle was released back into the Illinois wild on Jan. 1 after 18 months of care at Flint Creek Wildlife Rehabilitation. (Photo: Sue Wren)

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American Bald Eagle shot by two teenages in Iowa from car, charges pending

Two American teenagers are expected to face a number of charges after police say they intentionally shot and killed an American bald eagle.

The Bald Eagle is the National Symbol of the United States of America

Police say the two 15-year-olds shot the eagle from their car eagle while it […]

Man receives prison time for killing eagle, but not in the UK

News from the United States this week demonstrated the best way to handle raptor killers, when a court Judge in Iowa handed down a jail term for the intentional killing of a bald -eagle. The sentence was immediately followed by a huge cheer from watches inside the court. The judgement handed down by the […]

American Indian tribes win court battle to the right to use Bald Eagle feathers for tribal rituals.

The bald eagle may no longer be at risk of extinction, but the U.S. effort to protect the national bird became harder last week. A federal appeals court revived a religion-based challenge to a U.S. regulation that allows only members of Indian tribes recognized by the government to possess the birds’ feathers, so long as […]

American Bald Eagle shot in Bridgeton City Park,New Jersey

Bridgeton, New Jersey – Animal advocates have offered an additional reward for information that leads to the arrest and conviction of all individuals responsible for shooting a bald eagle found seriously wounded in Bridgeton City Park in May.

 

The eagle being released after treatment

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West Nile Virus blamed for death of dozens of Bald Eagles In Utah, USA

It has now been officially confirmed by state wildlife officials in Utah that a wintertime outbreak of West Nile virus has has been responsible for the deaths of more than two dozen bald eagles in Utah and thousands of water birds around the Great Salt Lake. […]

American Bald Eagles Are Mysteriously Dying in Utah, but the cause is unknown.

 

A growing number of bald eagle deaths in Utah have left state wildlife officials without any solid explanations as they continue to dig into the mystery in search of answers.

This month, 21 bald eagles have been found with a mysterious illness, of which 16 have died. Normally the state sees bald eagle […]