Golden eagle rehabilitated, returned to the skies

DEARY, Idaho – An injured golden eagle was successfully returned to the wild March 22 near Deary, Idaho. The bird was discovered unable to fly near Okanogan, Wash., several months ago and was referred to the raptor rehabilitation team at Washington State University’s College of Veterinary Medicine. Wing fractures of unknown origin prevented the bird […]

Potlatch Corporation donates $25,000 for raptor care at WSU

PULLMAN –  Potlatch Corporation has donated $25,000 to the Washington State University College of Veterinary Medicine’s Raptor Rehabilitation Fund. To commemorate the event, company officials will join WSU in releasing a golden eagle back to the wild Thursday, March 22, near Deary, Idaho, at 10 a.m. The cash gift is earmarked specifically for construction of an […]

Raptor program spreads wings

Photo: Erik Stauber, second from left, with Raptor Club members.  (Photo by Becky Phillips) It was as a child in Germany that Erik Stauber first began rehabilitating injured wild birds. People knew they could bring him wounded crows or jackdaws and the creatures would be as safe in his hands as in any. Today, as […]