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Annual Woofstock celebration to feature raptor release

AUBURN – The Southeastern Raptor Center will release hawks on Saturday, Aug. 27, at Woofstock, an annual celebration for people and dogs sponsored by the Lee County Humane Society at Auburn’s Kiesel Park from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. A short presentation by raptor center staff begins at 9:40 a.m. followed by the release of hawks into the wild.

“We will most likely release broad-winged hawks,” said raptor rehabilitation specialist Liz Crandall. “We will also bring our educational red-tailed hawks and two black vultures.”

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