Look Whoo’s There! Rockefeller

This tiny owl is one lucky fella! He was plucked from the branches of the Christmas tree in NYC’s Rockefeller Plaza by one of the workers putting it up. Dubbed Rockefeller, he is now being nursed back to health at the Ravensbeard Wildlife Center, and his caretakers are hoping to release him back into the wild very soon. Many are using this story to point out that we need to value nature now more than ever.  Hoot hoot to that — we agree!

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