The feathered friends that are lost to us beginning 1 January 2023.
- Wassak. California Condor. Big Sur Colony. Lead Poisoning. Died at the Los Angeles Zoo after being found and taken there for treatment on 5 January 2023.
2. Sue. Red-tailed Hawk. Syracuse University Campus. Succumbed to Avian Flu on 18 January 2023. Mate to Otto who died of Avian Flu the following day.
3. Otto. Red-Tail Hawk. Syracuse University. Mate to Sue. Succumbed to Avian Flu. 19 January 2023.
4. Little Boots. Webster Texas Bald Eagle Nest. Died of injuries and early sibling rivalry on the nest after being taken into care by the Wildlife Centre of Texas in Houston. 26 January – 3 February 2023. Paul White got a team together to rescue the baby whose foot appeared to have been caught in monofilament line in the nest for 5 days. Older sibling Ringo had plucked the baby right after he had hatched and he still held on wanting to live. Soar high.