Eagle released in Burnaby's Central Park
Monday, June 17 2013 @ 02:31 AM EDT
Contributed by: MaryF
By Jennifer moreau
June 12, 2013
head wounds, presumably after a fight with another eagle.
Photograph by: Contributed photo , BURNABY NOW
It was an emotional release. Volunteers and staff from the Orphaned Wildlife Rehabilitation Society gathered in Burnaby's Central Park on Tuesday to release an adult bald eagle that's been in rehabilitation for months.
The female eagle was brought into care, suffering massive head wounds, presumably after a fight with another eagle over territory or a mate.
Burnaby resident Laurie Hill found the eagle while visiting Central Park with a friend approximately six months ago.
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