Injured eagle dies in gulch before aid arrives
Last updated 4/11/2012 at Noon
An injured bald eagle found in Japanese Gulch last week died about an hour later of wounds it likely suffered during a territorial fight with another eagle, according to officials with a wildlife rescue center.
A couple spotted the eagle in the afternoon on April 2 while mountain biking on the Upper Gulch trail. The eagle was sitting in the brush, about 20 feet off of the train tracks that go through the park bordering Everett and Mukilteo.
The eagle was still alive when the bikers called the Progressive Animal Welfare Society, located in Lynnwood. The PAWS Wildlife Center sent two staff...