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Sanctuary offers hope for endangered Philippine eagle

Surprisingly loud chirps accompany a clumsy flurry of tiny wings as a wispy-haired chick breaks through its shell, its birth offering rare cause for celebration in the struggle to save the Philippine eagle from extinction.

dateJun 15, 2016 in Ecology
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Eagles and agriculture coexist in South Africa

To biologists' surprise, an eagle population living in a South African landscape dominated by agriculture appears to be thriving, according to a new paper in The Condor: Ornithological Applications—even out-performing their ...

dateFeb 10, 2016 in Ecology
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Young eagles flock to the landfill drive-thru

Imagine for a moment that you're a young bald eagle soaring through the sky, scouring for a nice meal down below. You could hold out for fresh prey to skitter by. But your hunting skills aren't quite up to snuff, and hey, ...

dateOct 21, 2015 in Ecology
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