Lab results link West Nile with eagle deaths

Wintering bald eagles scavenge for food and Utah wildlife officials are saying such behavior has killed 27 bald eagles in Utah after they fed on Western Eared Grebes infected with West Nile virus.



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Wintering bald eagles scavenge for food and Utah wildlife officials are saying such behavior has killed 27 bald eagles in Utah after they fed on Western Eared Grebes infected with West Nile virus.

The puzzle of what killed 27 bald eagles in Utah over the past few weeks may have been solved. Laboratory results from Utah Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratory in Logan, Utah, and the National…




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