Dawn Keller

Two bald eaglets that have been raised at Flint Creek Wildlife Rehabilitation in Barrington were released to the wild on Nov. 12, 2011. (Photo courtesy Phil Hampel)

Nature Photographer Acquitted On Charges Of Taking Eaglets

Steve Patterson of Oglesby was accused of illegally taking the federally protected birds from a spot near his home in June 2013 and arranging for their rehabilitation at a Barrington wildlife center even though conservation officials told him to leave them alone.

02/27/2015

Two bald eaglets that have been raised at Flint Creek Wildlife Rehabilitation in Barrington were released to the wild on Nov. 12, 2011. (Photo courtesy Phil Hampel)

Wildlife Rescue Group Seeking “Good Samaritan” Law In Illinois

Flint Creek Wildlife Rehabilitation Center executive director Dawn Keller said, under current Illinois law, even if you just picked up an injured or sick wild animal and took it to a center like Flint Creek, you could face arrest.

02/10/2015

The eaglets saved from Moosheart are being prepared for their return to the wild at Flint Creek Wildlife’s flight chamber. (Credit: Flint Creek Wildlife)

Orphaned Bald Eaglets Released To The Wild

The two bald eaglets rescued and raised in captivity after a springtime storm tore down their nest in Kane County are now creatures of the wild.

WBBM Newsradio–11/14/2011

The eaglets saved from Moosheart are being prepared for their return to the wild at Flint Creek Wildlife's flight chamber. (Credit: Flint Creek Wildlife)

Eaglets Rescued In Kane County Ready To Go Into Wild

Two bald eaglets that tumbled down with their storm-damaged nest in Kane County this spring are now juveniles and ready for the real world.

CBS Chicago–10/31/2011

Eagles had their nest rebuilt after a severe storm destroyed it by the Flint Creek Wildlife Rehabilitation (Photo Credit: Flint Creek Wildlife Rehabilitation)

Rehab Center Prepares Orphaned Bald Eaglets For Return To The Wild

Instead of throwing a bon voyage party for two orphaned American eaglets, rehabbers are making them work for their supper so they will be ready to return to the wild.

CBS Chicago–10/06/2011