Young Bald Eagle Release will be at 3:30 pm at Rush Lake Ranch (10 miles North of Cedar City off Minersville Highway / Hwy U-130), admission is FREE and everyone is invited. Presentation about the eagle will be by Martin Tyner; Founder, CEO and wildlife rehabilitator with the Southwest Wildlife Foundation of Utah whose main objectives is dedicated to rehabilitating sick, injured & orphaned native wildlife and providing wildlife and environmental education.
When an eagle is ready for release, the foundation will frequently seek out worthy individuals or organizations to release the eagle back to the sky. This time, singer Merrill Osmond with do the honors. Osmond’s son, Justin, who has a 90 percent hearing loss, is the founder and CEO of the Olive Osmond Hearing Fund, named after the family matriarch.
For information on the Southwest Wildlife Foundation or event information call 435-586-4693 or visit www.gowildlife.org.