Wildlife Center of Virginia

Virginia wildlife center admits 43rd bald eagle patient this year

Only federally recognized Native American tribes may possess any part of a bald or golden eagle.  WAYNESBORO, Va. — Hunters using lead ammunition are posing real harm to bald eagles. The Wildlife Center of Virginia has admitted its 43rd bald eagle patient of the year, a grim record for single-year admissions during the center’s 35-year history. Officials say nearly 70…