US Fish And Wildlife Seek Public Help After Bald Eagle Nests Were

first_imgThe U.S. Fish and Wildlife are asking the public’s help in identifying who is responsible for removing the trees. The agency is offering a reward of up to $2,500 for information about the incident. Anyone with information was asked to call U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service’s law enforcement office at 907-786-3992. According to a release from the agency, they were the only trees cut down in the area, and all were within a half-mile area of one another. The felled trees were discovered during an aerial survey. U.S. Fish and Wildlife: “Bald eagles are protected by the Bald and Golden Eagle Protection Act and the Migratory Bird Treaty Act, both federal wildlife statutes. Violations of these statutes carry maximum criminal penalties of up to $100,000 per person and up to one year federal imprisonment.”  Facebook0TwitterEmailPrintFriendly分享Three trees that were home to nesting bald eagles were cut down around Anchor Point this spring, according to the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service.last_img

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