Fierce fight between bald eagles attracts attention in SE Portland

Wildlife News

By Stephen Mayer, KATU News
Mar 3, 2014 at 9:08 PM PDT
Last Updated: Mar 4, 2014 at 2:26 PM PDT


PORTLAND, Ore. -- A neighbor first spotted something strange in a tree off Southeast 55th and Division around 9 o'clock Monday morning.

People started grabbing binoculars and cameras to get a closer look and saw two American bald eagles seemingly in distress, their talons locked together.

But of course this isn't your ordinary bird; this is America's eagle, so word spread like wildfire through social media.

"People are fascinated by the eagles. They are huge and majestic and beautiful," said Kate Carder.

Carder and her husband got an alert from the group Oregon Birders, and drove all the way across town to see if they could help.

"I didn't think it would be that traumatic to me. I'm still shaken to the core, Carder said.

But soon help arrived. A local tree company volunteered the use of their ......

Read the rest of the story HERE




Story Options


Trackback URL for this entry:

Here's what others have to say about 'Fierce fight between bald eagles attracts attention in SE Portland':

Example Good Dating Profile Women from Example Good Dating Profile Women
... online dating profile examples - Knowing how to find the successful online dating profiles should present a man will ask you. the emergence of these sites are no such things in life and the non-std partner may ... Fierce fight between bald eagles a... [read more]
Tracked on Tuesday, June 17 2014 @ 08:50 AM EDT


Please Donate

Please Donate!

Current & Ongoing Promotions







My Account

Sign up as a New User
Lost your password?