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January 22, 2021

On January 21, Bald Eagle #20-3699 was found deceased in its crate.

January 22, 2021

Bald Eagle #21-0013 [SB], who was released in Virginia Beach more than a week ago, has been spotted! The eagle is at Bald Eagle ND's former nesting site.

January 19, 2021

After five days of close observation, the veterinary team determined that Black Bear #20-1694 was ready to begin the gradual transition from Large Mammal Isolation back into the larger Black Bear C

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Welcome, Marigold and Violet!

Thanks for voting in our opossum naming poll! The results are in: Marigold and Violet. Meet these two ladies and sponsor them through our Caring for Critters program! 

Black Bear Parturition Week!

Join us during the week of January 18 for Black Bear Birthday Week! Our cubs are turning into yearlings, and we're celebrating with cakes, videos, discussions, and more! 

Wildlife Care Academy

The Wildlife Care Academy provides excellent academic programs in the fields of wildlife rehabilitation, medicine, and conservation. There are a number of on-demand classes available for you to learn at your own pace! 

Garden of Eagles Calendars

Order your 2021 Garden of Eagles calendars in the Center's online shop now while supplies last! 

Eagle Tracking

The Wildlife Center is currently tracking the post-release movements of three Bald Eagles. See where the eagles are now!

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