The eagle has taken off. After it was rescued and rehabilitated from a crash through a window six weeks ago, a 30-year-old bald eagle flies to freedom.
Thirty-year-old bird rescued after crashing through window. Average lifespan in the wild is 20 years.
A bald eagle takes flight after a stay at the Teton Raptor Center.
The national survey was established in 1979 by the National Wildlife Federation to develop a winter population index of bald eagles in the lower 48 states and to identify previously unrecognized winter habitats.