Portland Audubon humanely euthanizes bald eagle found injured on I-84

Friday, February 22 2013 @ 03:00 PM EST

Contributed by: karenbills

Portland Audubon humanely euthanizes bald eagle found injured on I-84

Staff and volunteers from Portland Audubon’s Wildlife Care Center examine the bald eagle. Photo by Tinsley Hunsdorfer

The Audubon Society of Portland’s veterinarian has humanely euthanized a bald eagle that was admitted to Audubon’s Wildlife Care Center yesterday. The male eagle had been hit by a car on Interstate 84 near Rocky Butte, and sustained injuries that caused paralysis in the bird’s lower body.


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Hancock Wildlife Foundation
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