Forest and Wildlife officers are asking for the public’s help after a Wedge-tailed Eagle was shot and later died from its injuries.
The bird was found on Wednesday last week near the Baillieu Lagoon Wildlife Conservation Reserve at Torrumbarry
DEWLP says it appears the eagle had ben shot with a high-powered rifle
It was taken to Bendigo for vet treatment
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