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Fish & Wildlife | Forestry | Environment

As Bald Eagles Recover, Oregon Proposes To Dial Back Protections

OPB/EarthFix | April 19, 2017 6:45 p.m. | Ashland, Oregon

Bald eagles were removed from the Oregon endangered species list in 2012. New logging rules would relax protections for the raptors.

Animals | Fish & Wildlife | Environment | Flora and Fauna | Wildlife Detectives: A Special Report

Fighting Eagle Poaching When A Single Feather Goes For $500

IdahoPTV/EarthFix | May 18, 2015 1:30 p.m. | SWAN VALLEY, Idaho

Despite a government program that supplies Indian tribes with eagle feathers for ceremonies, high demand feeds a thriving black market.

Fish & Wildlife | Ecotrope

Bald Eagles Decimate Tern and Cormorant Colonies

Ecotrope | June 13, 2011 8:51 a.m.

Not a single chick has survived this year at the world's largest colony of Caspian terns. Researchers call it "complete colony failure." Meanwhile, on the very same island in the mouth of the Columbia River, the world's largest double-crested cormorant colony also faces mass nest collapse.