SOAR News & Notes

juvenile eagle rescue

Jasper Co Eaglet

2 June 2013

Jasper County eagle nest watchers reported that the nest had collapsed in the wildlife area north of Rock Creek State Park and an eaglet needed rescuing. SOAR friend Marla got…

eaglet admit

Dolliver State Park Eaglet

17 April 2012

The thunderstorms / high winds over the weekend of 14-15 April took down an eagle nest in Dolliver State Park (SE of Fort Dodge). According to personal communication with the…

juvenile eagle

2011 Decorah Juvenile

16 September 2011

A juvenile female bald eagle was hit on a road in the Decorah area while “dining” on roadkill raccoon. A passing car called the Raptor Resource Project (and waited for…

peregrine to be released

Tundra Peregrine

3 September 2010

This blond, hatch-year male peregrine with no bands was received in September 2010. He is migratory and his very light color is an indication of a tundra sub-species, so is…