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Bald Eagles Now Nesting Along Pittsburgh's Three Rivers

The three rivers of Pittsburgh are now home to six bald eagles, with several babies on the way. This would be unheard of some 40 years ago when the bald eagle population in Western Pennsylvania—and around the country—was decimated due to habitat destruction, illegal shooting, and the consequences of DDT.

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Bald Eagle Nest Receives Improvements

A bald eagle nesting site used for decades by pairs of the threatened birds in Pennsylvania has gotten an assist from the Game Commission

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