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Relocating Raptors to Somerset County Parks

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Ranger Manager Dave Dendler prepares to release a raptor captured by USDA employees at Kennedy Airport and released in the Sourland Mountain Preserve.
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BRIDGEWATER, NJ – Representatives of the United State Department of Agriculture (USDA) release a raptor in the Sourlands Mountain Preserve. The birds, captured at Kennedy Airport to protect incoming and outgoing aircraft, are released at the Sourlands and Natirar as part of a wildlife damage management program.
 
According the the USDA, wildlife aircraft collisions have increased over the past 22 years due to Increasing wildlife populations, increased air traffic, and quieter, faster aircraft.
 
Information on all Somerset County Park Commission activities may be found on the Internet at www.somersetcountyparks.org. Like us on Facebook and Twitter.
 
PRESS CONTACT:   Rich Reitman 908-526-1390 or 908-400-6061
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