Baby Eagle Survives Fire

In this Friday, July 6, 2012, photo, the burn wounds are cleaned on a 70-day-old golden eagle in Ogden, Utah, that was feared lost but found burned, still alive, on June 28 behind a charred tree, about 25 feet below the nest that was burned to a crisp in the 5,500-acre Dump Fire near Saratoga Springs. The raptor was taken to the Wildlife Rehabilitation Center of Ogden where it was nicknamed “Phoenix.” (AP Photo/The Salt Lake Tribune, Leah Hogsten) DESERET NEWS OUT; LOCAL TV OUT; MAGS OUT

Stories of survival under impossible odds are always inspirational. This story, of a baby golden eagle, is that and more. Read how a “phoenix” rises from the ashes.