Fort Carson DPW steps up raptor protection effort
Photo Credit: Michelle Blake (Fort Carson)
FORT CARSON, Colo. -- A bald eagle perches atop a power line along Highway 350 near the boundary of Fort Carson's Piñon Canyon Maneuver Site in southeastern Colorado. Bald eagles and other raptors frequently use power poles to scan for prey, which can put them at risk for electrocution because of their wide wing span.
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