Date: 7/16/17 8:19 am From: Karen Scheuermann <karens2020...> [central_valley_birds] <central_valley_birds-noreply...> Subject: Re: [CVBirds] destruction of Western Screech Owl nesting habitat
This is a violation of the Migratory Bird Act. Call USFW enforcement.There
will be fines and possibly jail time. You must have evidence of who did it.
On Sat, Jul 15, 2017 at 8:26 PM, John Harris <johnh...>
[central_valley_birds] <central_valley_birds-noreply...> wrote:
> I learned today that a nesting site occupied for several years by Western
> Screech Owls was destroyed by City of Modesto park employees or contractors
> conducting a trimming operation in a city park. Photographic documentation
> is available.
> Though I am currently angry, I am interested in any examples of situations
> where birders have worked in productive ways with cities to prevent such
> thoughtless and destructive acts from occurring.
> Please feel free to respond to me privately,
> John Harris
Karen Scheuermann, Wildlife Rehabilitation Permit holder, Tehama Wild Care,