'Gathering for the Eagles' honors Turtle Bay eagles after tumultuous season
Sunday, March 31 2013 @ 04:06 PM EDT
Contributed by: karenbills
By Sean Longoria
Friday, March 29, 2013
Flowers, slightly teary eyes, bubbles and cameras were just some of the sights Friday afternoon along the Sacramento River Trail as a group of about 20 eagle enthusiasts paid honor to the 6-year saga of an eagle pair that’s roosted at Turtle Bay Exploration Park.
The “Gathering for the Eagles,” an informal get-together of those who’ve followed the story of Liberty and Patriot, the eagles who gained fame after the community sided with them in a battle over their nest in a tree on the Sacramento River in 2007.
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