Auburn successfully releases bald eagle nearly a year after its crash in a fishery pond (video)
Tuesday, May 14 2013 @ 04:10 AM EDT
Contributed by: MaryF
May 13, 2013 at 1:45 PM,
updated May 13, 2013 at 4:54 PM
The eagle took flight Saturday at the E.W. Shell Fisheries Center where workers discovered the bird of prey in one of the fishery ponds.
While eagles feed on fish -- swooping down and plucking them from the water with sharp talons -- it is not known exactly how the large bird ended up in the pond.
View video of the release and read the rest of the story HERE