By: KDKA-TV News Staff
PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – The Audubon Society is asking the public to leave baby birds alone if you happen to come across them.READ MORE: Pennsylvania Adopts CDC's Relaxed Mask-Wearing Guidelines For Those Fully Vaccinated
They say that some baby birds grow very quickly and sometimes leave the nest before their feathers are fully grown.READ MORE: Christian Ross Facing Arson Charges In Massive Fire That Destroyed Historic South Side Building
They recommend if you come across a baby bird on the ground to leave it there because it’s likely their parents are nearby.
Experts say you should only move a baby bird if it’s at risk such as being in direct sunlight or if there is a predator nearby.MORE NEWS: CDC Says Vaccinated People Can Go Maskless In Most Places, But Some Businesses Still Require It
In that case, move it under a bush or shrub nearby.