Willowbrook Wildlife Center Overcrowded As Veterinarians See Surge In Injured AnimalsDr. Sarah Reich estimated her crews are caring for 1,000 more patients this summer than this time in 2019.
Dozens Of Baby Seagulls Found Dead In South Loop May Have Been Shoved Off RoofDozens of baby seagulls were found dead on a sidewalk in the South Loop this weekend, and wildlife experts believe someone -- perhaps even other seagulls -- pushed or threw them off a roof.
Suburban Motorist Finds Bald Eagle On Side Of RoadJane Nix of Olympia Fields was on Central Avenue passing the Forest Preserve near Oak Forest when she saw the bald eagle by the side of the road. He allowed her to approach.
Wild Goose Recovering After Attack By Kids In BataviaAn intern with the Fox Valley Wildlife Center witnessed a group of kids attacking and kicking a wild goose on Friday during the Bulldog Boosters Corn Boil fundraiser at Batavia High School,
Injured Eagle Found In Darien DiesAn injured bald eagle found on the side of the road in southwest suburban Darien has died of its injuries, and officials have determined the bird was the same eagle shot in Oak Lawn last year.
Suburban Wildlife Center Preparing For Lots Of Injured Migrating BirdsAs birds begin migrating back north this spring, many will end up injured or killed as they fly through downtown Chicago, and volunteers at a suburban wildlife center will try to nurse the survivors back to health.
Glen Ellyn Students Lead Effort To Increase Monarch Butterfly PopulationThe monarch butterfly's population has been going down because of the devastation of the milkweed plant, the only plant monarch butterfly caterpillars can use for food.
After Recovery, Wounded Bald Eagle Returned To The WildAfter two months of treatment and recovery for a broken wing from an apparent gunshot wound, it took a bit of coaxing, but a 5-year-old bald eagle was able to return to the wild Friday morning.
Snowy Owl Set Free After Being Hit By SUVMonday was flight day for a snowy owl whose journey spanned the Arctic, a car collision, rehab, and now, freedom.