Statewide Bald Eagle Count Postponed to Next Friday
NEWBURYPORT – The state’s annual eagle census will be conducted next Friday, January 13, 2012 by staff from the Division of Fisheries and Wildlife (DFW) and volunteers. The count was postponed from January 6.
Eagle sightings between January 4 through the 18 should be reported to officials. In the North of Boston region, eagles can often be spotted on the Merrimack River at Cashman Park or off Route 1A at Deer Island as well.
All information should be sent to DFW by emailing Mass.email@example.com or by mail to:
“Eagle Survey” MassWildlife
Natural Heritage and Endangered Species Program
1 Rabbit Hill Road
Westborough, MA 01581
Be sure to include the following:
the date, time, location and town of eagle sightings
number of birds
juvenile or adult
observer contact information