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# white-tailed eagles

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# wildlife
23 white-tailed eagles arrive in Kerry Airport as part of wildlife reintroduction project
The chicks were collected this June from nests throughout the Trondheim area of West-Central Norway.
# Protected
Rare white-tailed eagle chicks hatched in four Irish counties
It is hoped the eagle families will go on to form a viable population in Ireland.
# Crime
One of the first white-tailed eagles bred in Ireland found dead after being shot
A post-mortem confirmed that the bird had dozens of shotgun pellets lodged in its body, but appears to have starved to death.
# white-tailed eagles
"Momentous" eaglet births greeted with concern from farmers
The first white-tailed eagle chicks have been born in Ireland after 100 years – but the Irish Farmers’ Association is calling for more monitoring.
# eagle deaths
White-tailed eagles killed in Mayo and Donegal
Minister Jimmy Deenihan has condemned the killings of the eagles, who are believed to have been poisoned. One bird was also shot.
# white-tailed eagles
White-tailed Eagles make Clare their new nest after 100-year wait
The pair is nesting in Mountshannon, in what has been described as a “momentous occasion” by the Golden Eagle Trust.