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Friday 29 September 2023 Dublin: 11°C

# rare bird

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A White-tailed Eagle has been found poisoned in its nest in Connemara
The bird was within a few days of laying eggs, post-mortem tests revealed.
Gardaí still carrying out "extensive investigations" over killing of white-tailed eagle
A post-mortem carried out on the male eagle confirmed it had been hit with around 50 shotgun pellets.