NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — There was an enormous turnout in Central Park Monday at a vigil for the barred owl that was killed final week.
Dozens gathered on the owl’s common haunts and reminisced about hours spent watching the beloved park resident.
“There’s in all probability by no means been a chicken that has been this essential to this neighborhood,” stated Ben Younger from Pals of the Highline. “You’re right here in Central Park, within the heart of civilization, and there’s this wild predator that’s right here residing and searching, and it stayed right here for therefore lengthy.”
Officers stated the owl was flying low when it collided with a upkeep car and died from the impression on Aug. 6.
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