Troopers respond to possibly injured eagle
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State Troopers received a call Sunday afternoon about a possibly injured eagle near Case Avenue in Wrangell.
They responded and spotted the eagle. The bird disappeared up a hill and Troopers asked nearby residents to keep an eye out for the bird.
If you ever see a wild animal you think might be injured, contact the Forest Service. You can also alert State Troopers or police. The Forest Service advises never to approach an injured animal, but call for assistance and wait for help to come.
In Wrangell, you can contact the Forest Service at 874-2323. The police and State Troopers are at 874-3304.
USFS Interpreter, Corree Delabrue provides weekly updates on events taking place on Wrangell Island and the surrounding area. Information includes USFS road maintenance, logging traffic, wildlife sightings, recreational opportunities and more. Click on the image above to read or listen to the Recreation and Road Report for September 16th through 23rd. more
Tlingit Phrase of the Week is a project launched to help with the survival and renewal of the Tlingit language in Wrangell. Each phrase speaks to Wrangell's seasons and the Tlingit way of life. September is Young Moon Month. Click on the image above to listen to Tlinget Phrase of the Week for September 15th through the 22nd. more