White-tailed Eagles in the Media 2018

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Post by maertha » March 7th, 2018, 5:18 pm

36.Rare sighting: Sea eagle spotted near the city of Darmstadt. Germany, March 2018

Sighting area: Rheinheimer Teich https://goo.gl/maps/AvnygWp3Uq72
5 March 2018 http://www.echo-online.de/lokales/darms ... 568518.htm

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Post by maertha » March 8th, 2018, 5:32 pm

37.Injured eagle dies on way to animal hospital. Sweden, March 2018

The bird, injured and unable to fly, was found on the E4 motorway near Brunstorp (Jönköping).
8 March 2018 https://www.svt.se/nyheter/lokalt/jonko ... ad-havsorn

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Post by maertha » March 9th, 2018, 5:54 pm

38.Winter guests: 156 wintering White-tailed Eagles counted in Austria.March 2018

9 March 2018 https://www.wwf.at/de/wappenvogel-auf-w ... -gezaehlt/

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Post by maertha » March 9th, 2018, 5:54 pm

39.Photos: Young White-tailed Eagle catches a rat. Netherlands, March 2018

Photographer: Foeke de Jong
9 March 2018 http://www.lc.nl/friesland/Fotoserie-Ra ... 76877.html

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Post by maertha » March 9th, 2018, 10:10 pm

40.The best places in Scotland to see eagles. March 2018

6 March 2018 https://www.scotsman.com/regions/invern ... -1-4701238

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Post by maertha » March 9th, 2018, 10:11 pm

41.Four dead eagles in less than two months. Poland, March 2018

State Forests/Lasy Państwowe reported today that another eagle was found dead in the Narol Forest District. In the same area three other White-tailed Eagles had died from carbofuran poisoning. Two other WtE were alive, but unable to fly.

9 March 2018 https://www.lasy.gov.pl/pl/informacje/a ... tal-otruty
See also: WtE Database/First Aid - Injured or Sick Raptors - Wildlife Crime/doc. #190 and #191 viewtopic.php?f=46&t=241&start=180

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Post by maertha » March 12th, 2018, 5:28 pm

42.Rare visitor spotted in Switzerland. March 2018

Ornithologists reported the sighting of a White-tailed Eagle in the Canton of Aargau via Swiss Bird Alert on Saturday.
11 March 2018 https://www.watson.ch/Schweiz/Aargau/15 ... ie-Schweiz

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Post by maertha » March 13th, 2018, 5:25 pm

43.Rare winter guest: Adult White-tailed Eagle spotted in Hesse. Germany, March 2018

9 March 2019 https://www.wlz-online.de/waldeck/walde ... 79264.html

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Post by maertha » March 15th, 2018, 5:50 pm

44.Hopes that bird flu deaths won’t See Eagles leave Lough Derg. Ireland March 2018

Radio interview with Dr. Allan Mee, White-tailed Eagle Reintroduction Project manager with the Golden Eagle Trust, about the loss of two birds and the possible impact on the local eagle watching tourism.

15 March 2018 http://www.clare.fm/news/hopes-bird-flu ... ough-derg/
See also: WtE Database/Avian Influenza in White-tailed Eagles 2016-2018 viewtopic.php?f=46&t=863

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Post by maertha » March 15th, 2018, 5:51 pm

45.White-tailed Eagle found dead beneath wind turbine near Wernikow. Germany, March 2018

According to the article, in the county of Brandenburg 48 WtE have been killed from collisions with wind turbines (in Germany until 11 January 2018: 144 WtE. Data source: Ministry of Rural Development, Environment and Agriculture of the Federal State of Brandenburg/Staatliche Vogelschutzwarte Brandenburg)

12 March 2018 http://www.maz-online.de/Lokales/Ostpri ... ligengrabe

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Post by maertha » March 16th, 2018, 5:21 pm

46.Reward offered to find unregistered WtE nests in North Finland. March 2018

Metsähallitus/Parks & Wildlife Finland will pay 100 € for reporting a currently unknown nest in the former Provinces Lapland and Oulu.
16 March 2018 http://www.metsa.fi/-/aiemmin-rekistero ... ta-palkkio

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Post by maertha » March 17th, 2018, 6:27 pm

47.Cause of young White-tailed Eagle´s “crash landing” unknown yet. Germany, March 2018

According to the article, the young bird sat dazed and unable to fly next to a dead domestic rabbit on a field on 5 March. The eagle has been released into the wild three days later. Due to the suspected poisoning, a blood sample of the raptor and the body of the rabbit were sent to the Leibniz Institute for Zoo and Wildlife Research (IZW). 15 March 2018 http://www.ostsee-zeitung.de/Mehr/Bilde ... m-gerettet

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Post by maertha » March 18th, 2018, 9:57 am

48.Eagles in Saxony die from lead poisoning. Germany, March 2018

Lead poisoning caused the death of about half of the 70 eagles which were examined during the last 17 years in the county.
18 March 2018 https://www.tag24.de/nachrichten/jagd-s ... ung-478167

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Post by maertha » March 21st, 2018, 5:20 pm

49.Lead poisoning threatens White-tailed Eagle in Latvia. March 2018

18 March 2018 https://www.lsm.lv/raksts/dzive--stils/ ... i.a271789/

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Post by maertha » March 21st, 2018, 5:25 pm

50.Carbofuran poisoning case in Denmark confirmed. March 2018

According to DOF, the male White-tailed Eagle was found in January and died quite likely in December.
21 March 2018 https://www.dof.dk/om-dof/nyheder?nyhed_id=1638

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Post by maertha » March 21st, 2018, 5:26 pm

51.White-tailed Eagle found dead near Lelystad. Netherlands, March 2018

According to the article, Staatsbosbeheer thinks the injuries indicate that the bird has died after a collision with a wind turbine.
21 March 2018 https://nos.nl/artikel/2223651-zeearend ... molen.html

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Post by maertha » March 22nd, 2018, 5:18 pm

52.About Sea Eagles in Latvia. March 2018

http://www.tvnet.lv/apollo/zala_dzive/7 ... uras_ergli

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Post by maertha » March 23rd, 2018, 5:20 pm

53.Fifth White-tailed Eagle died of avian flu H5N6 in Denmark. March 2018

The dead eagles were found at Hurup and Hjardemål in Thy, at Næstved in Zealand and Maribo in Lolland.
Press release, Danish Veterinary and Food Administration, 23 March 2018 https://www.foedevarestyrelsen.dk/Nyhed ... 82f74e&#k=
https://www.tvmidtvest.dk/artikel/havoe ... einfluenza

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Post by maertha » March 23rd, 2018, 5:20 pm

54.First CT scan for a White-tailed Eagle in the Netherlands. March 2018

The male bird (three years old, 4,5 kg) was found dead with multiple bone fractures. Results of any further tests are expected not before the end of next week.
23 March 2018 https://utrecht.nieuws.nl/onderwijswete ... neeskunde/
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Post by maertha » March 26th, 2018, 8:21 pm

55.Dead eagle wanted. Norway, March 2018

26 March 2018 https://www.aftenbladet.no/lokalt/i/WL3 ... er-dod-orn

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