The Wildlife Research Institute was established to create a public, non-profit organization
to conduct research and provide data and education for the wise use and management
of wildlife and wildlife habitat. Further, to promote timely conservation biology
through cooperative programs with agencies, industry and academia. WRI is a land
trust and manager of mitigation for sensitive habitats.
What effects do helicopters have on Golden Eagles? As a result of conducting aerial
surveys since 1996 to examine hundreds of eagle territories in remote areas, we have
gained much insight on eagle behavior. WRI data supports that Golden Eagles are indifferent
to helicopters. Click the link above to read more about our scientific findings and
become educated on this hot issue.