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Meet Mike the barred owl on the Woodstock Green

Meet Mike the barred owl on the Woodstock Green

Wednesday, April 19, 5:30 p.m.—WOODSTOCK—Gregory Wojtera of Masters of the Skies—an organization whose mission is to educate people about their local birds of prey and falconry— will be present at the library on the front lawn (weather permitting) for an informal meet and greet Wednesday,…

Winter bird rehabilitation faces extra challenges
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March 1, 2017

Winter bird rehabilitation faces extra challenges

By Leah Burdick

An injured barred owl sat in the back seat of a four-door sedan, staring balefully out the window at its rescuer. “I saw him on the side of the road, just sitting there, trying to fly,” the young woman explained to Maria…