Black Bear #16-0364 [Pink Tag] has been doing well by herself in the transition area of yard #1 of the Black Bear Complex. On Friday, August 26, a biologist with the Department of Game & Inland Fisheries will pick up the bear for release.
Bald Eagle #16-1664 has not been flying well in flight enclosure A3. The bird is unable to gain altitude and consistently tilts to one side while flying to compensate for the reduced mobility in his injured wing.
Bald Eagle #16-1474 was successfully released at Belle Isle State Park on Saturday, August 20. Nearly 300 people attended the release, including the officer who rescued the Bald Eagle from the side of the road in July. With Dr.
The goal of the Center is “to treat to release” – to restore patients to health and return as many as possible to the wild. In rare instances, the Center has the opportunity to track eagles after their release. Click here to follow these former eagle patients.