Deadly blades: US offers 30-year permits for killing eagles under plan to boost wind industry

  • Article by: DINA CAPPIELLO , Associated Press
  • Updated: December 7, 2013 - 12:00 AM

WASHINGTON — Under pressure from the wind-power industry, the Obama administration said Friday it will allow companies to kill or injure eagles without the fear of prosecution for up to three decades.

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