Wildlife Rescuer In Alaska Saves Bald Eagle Trapped In Tree The Juneau Empire reports a rescuer got all the way up with climbing spikes on his shoes, and carried down an injured, but conscious, bald eagle. She was airlifted to a raptor center for treatment.
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Wildlife Rescuer In Alaska Saves Bald Eagle Trapped In Tree

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Wildlife Rescuer In Alaska Saves Bald Eagle Trapped In Tree

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DAVID GREENE, HOST:

Good morning. I'm David Greene. Wildlife rescuers in Alaska got a uniquely American assignment this Fourth of July. They saved a bald eagle trapped 40 feet up in a spruce tree. The Juneau Empire reports a rescuer got all the way up there with climbing spikes on his shoes and carried down an injured but conscious bald eagle. She was airlifted to a raptor center in Sitka for treatment. Her rescuers say she was alert and feisty when she got on that airplane.

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