Peregrine falcon dies after getting stuck on melted Sligo road

first_img Peregrine falcon dies after getting stuck on melted Sligo road Twitter AudioHomepage BannerNews Google+ Pinterest Arranmore progress and potential flagged as population grows Source: Sligo County CouncilThe heatwave has claimed its first victim, after a peregrine falcon got stuck in melted tar on a road in Sligo.Sligo Fire Brigade managed to free the bird, but it later died despite the best efforts of a local vet and wildlife experts.Lothar Muschketat from the Eagles Flying wildlife sanctuary in Ballymote says it was a difficult task for all involved:Audio Playerhttp://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/06/lothareagle.mp300:0000:0000:00Use Up/Down Arrow keys to increase or decrease volume. Twitter Pinterest Nine til Noon Show – Listen back to Monday’s Programme Previous articleCowan scores Harps winner at CabinteelyNext articleGAA PREVIEW: John Lynch on Tyrone v Cavan News Highland Google+center_img WhatsApp Important message for people attending LUH’s INR clinic By News Highland – June 30, 2018 Facebook WhatsApp RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Facebook Loganair’s new Derry – Liverpool air service takes off from CODA News, Sport and Obituaries on Monday May 24th Community Enhancement Programme open for applicationslast_img read more