Bald eagles thriving here, descended from birds locals renested in ‘70s, ‘80s

By , Daily Memphian Updated: October 17, 2023 7:04 PM CT | Published: October 16, 2023 4:00 AM CT

Volunteers took fledgling bald eagles to Reelfoot Lake, banded them and then fed and watched them succeed. 


Martha Waldron Tennessee Ornithological Society David Marshall Julie Markham Mid-South Raptor Center Subscriber Only Dr. Felicia Knightly

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Jane Roberts

Jane Roberts

Longtime journalist Jane Roberts is a Minnesotan by birth and a Memphian by choice. She's lived and reported in the city more than two decades. She covers business news and features for The Daily Memphian.


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