SOAR News & Notes

horned owl

Ellsworth great horned owl

9 December 2020

This great horned owl was found by concerned citizens near Ellsworth, Iowa, sitting by roadkill and not wanting to fly away. This owl has a droopy wing and probably suffered…


Page Co great horned owl

23 September 2020

An Iowa DNR Conservation Officer brought us an injured great horned owl that was reported by a concerned citizen as being on the side of a road. Given the location…

whitebreast eagle

Whitebreast bald eagle

4 July 2020

A hatch-year 2017, partially leucistic (light colored) bald eagle was rescued from the Whitebreast area of Lake Red Rock as was unable to fly. The eagle was emaciated and had…