A quote from the article:
Until recently, the hawks were protected by a federal treaty, which prevented the destruction of nests in migratory bird habitats.
But the US Fish and Wildlife Service - which administers the treaty - last year issued a clarification saying the removal of nests was allowed...
Yes, friends, thanks to the slash-and-burn mentality of the Bush administration, this beautiful animal will have to find a new roost, and will probably never be seen again by the public.
A big "FUCK YOU" to you, George!