Tag: Wildlife Center

Story of one-eyed falcon at Wildlife Center turned into children’s book

A new children’s book tells the story of Maggie, a Peregrine falcon at the Wildlife Center of Virginia in Waynesboro.


Painting from Daily Show green room in Wildlife Center of Virginia auction

The highlight of this year’s Wildlife Center of Virginia auction is a painting – Viper Snake – that comes from The Daily Show, the hit Comedy Central show hosted by Jon Stewart.


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Wildlife Center of Virginia to release two bald eagles

The Wildlife Center of Virginia, a leading teaching and research hospital for native wildlife, will release two young Bald Eagles on Friday, September 12 at 12:30 p.m. at Kiptopeke State Park.


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Wildlife Center to release Bald Eagle on Thursday

The Wildlife Center of Virginia, a leading teaching and research hospital for native wildlife, will release a young Bald Eagle on Thursday, August 28 at 11:00 a.m. at Claytor Lake State Park.


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Wildlife Center of Virginia certified as official National Wildlife Federation site

The National Wildlife Federation® (NWF) is pleased to recognize that the Wildlife Center of Virginia in Waynesboro has successfully created an official Certified Wildlife Habitat™ site.


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Wildlife Center to release bald eagle in Virginia Beach on Tuesday

The Wildlife Center of Virginia, a leading teaching and research hospital for native wildlife, will release a juvenile Bald Eagle on Tuesday, July 8 at 11:00 a.m. near the Virginia Aquarium and Marine Science Center in Virginia Beach.


Waynesboro Public Library: July 2014 Calendar

Calendar of events for programs and activities at the Waynesboro Public Library.


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Wildlife Center of Virginia to release bald eagle

The Wildlife Center of Virginia, a leading teaching and research hospital for native wildlife, will release an adult Bald Eagle on Friday, June 13 at 1:00 p.m. at Belle Isle State Park in Lancaster County.


Paws to Read encourages summer reading

The Augusta County Library system is hosting a summer reading program for children ages birth to 18 now through July 31.


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Wildlife Center of Virginia places bear with Knoxville Zoo

The Virginia Department of Game and Inland Fisheries and the Wildlife Center of Virginia announced today that the Knoxville Zoo has agreed to provide a permanent home for a yearling Black Bear that cannot be released back into the wild.


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Good intentions result in unfavorable outcomes for bears

Two healthy young Virginia black bears face a lifetime of confinement – or worse – because they are habituated to humans. These bears have lost their natural distrust of people, likely because they were illegally held when they were small cubs.


Beverley Manor students watch – and feed – the bears

The Wildlife Center of Virginia is currently treating a record 16 black bear cubs – and these cubs have been the featured “stars” of Critter Cam, the Center’s live camera feed. Students at Beverley Manor Elementary School in Staunton have been watching the bears … and decided to take the next step to help the Center feed the bears.


Wildlife Center: A busy 2009

   Staff Report News tips: freepress2@ntelos.net The Wildlife Center of Virginia admitted a total of 2,534 animals for treatment during 2009 – injured, ailing, and orphaned wildlife from all across Virginia. The 2009 caseload was the highest number of patients treated at theinternationally acclaimed teaching and research hospital for wildlife and conservation medicine located in […]


Staunton: Wildlife Center to host gala

Staff Report The Wildlife Center of Virginia will host its 24th annual Gala and Benefit Auction on Saturday at the Stonewall Jackson Hotel and Conference Center in Staunton. The event is open to the public. Proceeds will benefit the Waynesboro-based Wildlife Center. The event kicks off at 6 p.m. with a cocktail reception and silent […]