01-10-13 RVRI Update

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01-10-13 RVRI Update

January 10, 2013

Adam Shreading describes disturbing findings regarding lead in eagle blood, and new golden eagle captures.

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011013 RVRI Update

Blood is drawn from the brachial vein of this Golden Eagle.

The grid of the wing board allows us to determine the surface area of each eagle’s wings and tail.

Wing tags have increased our number of reencounters by nearly 300%.

An adult male Golden Eagle outfitted with a GPS satellite transmitter, and ready for release.

We captured this adult female Golden Eagle on 1/7/13.

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