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Nontarget Trapping Incident Report

Reported: Nov 15, 2013
Location: Saegertown, Pennsylvania

Species: Other (Red-Tailed Hawk)
Trap Type: Leghold
Incident Date: Nov 03, 2013

Victim's Disposition: injured
Victim's Name: unknown

Legal Action: unknown
Result: n/a

Summary: A red-tailed hawk was inadvertantly caught in a raccoon trap. The hawk was turned over to authorities and underwent surgery to remove one of the bird's talons. It is unknown whether or not the hawk can be released back into the wild.

Source: Go Erie.com

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