FAIRFIELD (AP) — Sixteen baby herons and egrets have been rescued after their tree collapsed in Oakland, hurling them from their nests to the pavement.
International Bird Rescue says it got a call Wednesday after a ficus tree that was serving as a rookery split in half and partially fell.READ MORE: Feds: 'Head of the Snake' Taken Down In Nuestra Familia Prison Gang Bust
Rescuers took the snowy egrets and black-crowned night herons to the group’s rescue center in Fairfield.READ MORE: San Jose Man Charged In 'Horrific' Torture Murder Of 72-Year-Old
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