Owl’s Nest is Celebrating Mother Earth This Weekend

Owl’s Nest Sanctuary for Wildlife will be celebrating Earth Day at two events this weekend and you’re invited. Earth Day is an annual event celebrated worldwide on April 22nd, with various events that demonstrate support for environmental protection. Owl’s Nest mission has always been to protect and conserve native Florida wildlife and we are proud…

Juvenile Bald Eagle Release

Two weeks ago we received a call from Florida Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) regarding a juvenile bald eagle at a landfill in Sumter County. While this is further then we generally cover this was a special case. FWC had two officers who had already spent an entire day attempting to get their hands on the…

Peregrine Falcon Release

Once on the brink of extinction, peregrine falcons are an amazing species with awesome adaptations that help them survive. This species would not have made a comeback and been removed from the endangered species list if it weren’t for human intervention and laws being put in place to protect them. Even with their numbers on…

Eagle 911

​Well yesterday was a BUSY day for Owl’s Nest Sanctuary for Wildlife, to say the least! Early in the morning we had a call for a Bald Eagle down on the road by the MyFWC…one of our key Rescue Volunteers Susan Miller responded to the scene and was quick to contain the Bald Eagle with…