Raptor Center Buildings Damaged by Storm

EUGENE, Ore. — This weekend’s ice storm caused thousands of dollars of damage at the Cascade Raptor Center, causing it to close its gate so that staff and volunteers can clean the mess. The birds at the Raptor center were calm Wednesday afternoon, but that wasn’t the case Saturday. “It was scary up here. It … Continue reading »

Swallows Killed Due to Weather

SALEM, Ore. – The Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife says the recent death of numerous Oregon barn swallows and violet-green swallows was the recent wet and windy weather. ODFW veterinarians say they received multiple calls from Oregon residents about dead and dying swallows Monday. The reports were received from Port of Saint Helens to … Continue reading »