Lynn's Journal

Jan 15 - Jan 21

RTHA 18-013

Mild Winter Weather Results In Fewer Injured Birds

I’m going to credit our relatively mild winter for the decrease in admissions when compared to last year: 31 birds by January 21, 2017, and just 17 birds by January 21, 2018. That includes the 6 birds admitted this past week: 5 raptors and a Dark-eyed Junco. 

Jan 8 - Jan 14

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Bald Eagle 18-006 Update


We have dropped the juvenile Bald Eagle’s blood lead level from 813 micrograms/deciliter to 130 mcg/dl. Although that is an amazing reduction, it is still a very toxic amount of lead. The other good news is she has managed to pass the lead particles in her gut.

Jan 1 - Jan 7

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What A Way To Start The New Year

The first two raptors of 2018 were gunshot hawks, neither could be saved. Raptor number three was a Bald Eagle with a record high lead level.

Red-tailed Hawk 18-003

A juvenile Red-tailed Hawk was found in Columbia Park, Kennewick, WA, unable to fly. …

Dec 25 - Dec 31

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Its hard to believe 2017 has come to an end. We’ve had an amazing year of opportunities and challenges that we couldn’t have met without you. We are so grateful for your support. Thank you if you have already renewed your BMW membership or made a year-end gift. …

Dec 18 - Dec 24

Stella Christmas


Thank you for your support this past year. You helped us care for almost 1000 patients. Nearly half of them have been returned to the wild. We wish you a wonderful holiday season and joy and peace in the coming year. 

Winter Is Here

Snow


The official arrival of winter brought the first snow of the season and an increase in business: ten new admissions, including five raptors. …

Dec 11 - Dec 17

Vanessa & Niki

Happy Birthday Vanessa


Blue Mountain Wildlife is very fortunate to have a dedicated group of volunteers who give of their time, talents and financial resources. Vanessa is a licensed veterinary technician who works at The Pet Health Clinic in Sunnyside, WA. …




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