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Montana Raptor Conservation Center

3 golden eagles caught in snare traps in Montana; 2 die

3 golden eagles caught in snare traps in Montana; 2 die

MISSOULA — Three golden eagles caught in separate snare traps over the past few days have raised concerns among biologists who are racing to understand what’s causing the raptor’s migratory population to dwindle across the region.

January 28, 2013 8:01 pmLoading…
Injured osprey heals and flies free

Injured osprey heals and flies free

An injured osprey that spent the last few weeks in rehab flew out of captivity Sunday along the Yellowstone River at Coulson Park.

September 26, 2012 12:00 am Photos

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Osprey flies free

Osprey flies free

A young osprey, healed after being injured, flies above the Yellowstone River in Billings after being released.

September 23, 2012 1:39 pmLoading…
Osprey ready for release

Osprey ready for release

Rocky Mountain College student Cameron Sapp prepares to release a young osprey near the Yellowstone River in Billings on Sunday. The osprey, which was captured Aug. 29 near the Western Sugar Co. factory in Billings, had a fractured bone in its chest and was taken to the Montana Raptor Conser…

September 23, 2012 1:37 pmLoading…
Eastern screech owl released at ZooMontana

Eastern screech owl released at ZooMontana

An adult eastern screech owl was returned to the the wild on Friday after spending more than a month in rehabilitation.

December 16, 2011 5:00 pm Photos

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Montana Raptor Conservation Center has more eagles than usual

BOZEMAN — The Montana Raptor Conservation Center has seen an influx of injured and sick eagles, and center leaders say they're running low on wild meat to feed the birds.

August 28, 2011 1:38 pmLoading…
Rehabilitated golden eagle set free on reservation

Rehabilitated golden eagle set free on reservation

An adult golden eagle was released on the Fort Peck Indian Reservation in late July after being rehabilitated from a gunshot wound.

August 09, 2011 5:00 pmLoading…
Birding lectures, field trips mark migratory bird day

Birding lectures, field trips mark migratory bird day

The Yellowstone Ranger District has teamed up with the Livingston Adult Community Education program and several experts to offer a series of talks and field trips, free and open to the public, beginning on May 5.

April 14, 2011 12:00 amLoading…
Who was that masked man?

Who was that masked man?

Jeff the Nature Guy shows us how the Montana Raptor Conservation Center takes care of all their birds of prey.

December 02, 2010 12:30 amLoading…
Chaco the Swainson's Hawk

Chaco the Swainson's Hawk

Jeff the Nature Guy continues his visit to the Montana Raptor Conservation Center and stops by to see Chaco, a Swainson's hawk.

November 25, 2010 12:30 amLoading…
Helping raptors return to the sky

Helping raptors return to the sky

Jeff the Nature Guy shows us around the Montana Raptor Conservation Center in Bozeman.

November 18, 2010 12:30 am

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