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#rare bird

# rare-bird - Friday 17 April, 2015

A White-tailed Eagle has been found poisoned in its nest in Connemara

The bird was within a few days of laying eggs, post-mortem tests revealed.

# rare-bird - Saturday 19 April, 2014

Gardaí still carrying out "extensive investigations" over killing of white-tailed eagle

A post-mortem carried out on the male eagle confirmed it had been hit with around 50 shotgun pellets.