Mom Decorah laid her first egg tonight at 7:28PM CT tonight! Congratulations to Mom and Dad on their incredible 30th egg! We’ll post video as we get it, along with more photos for everyone’s baby-eee books! Egg-citing times are ahead for both of our Decorah nests! Pre-egg work Decorah Dad brings Mom dinner, Mom readies the nursery: https://youtu.be/7ij3qorEQiI. Egg laying takes a lot of work and Mom and Dad seem to start preparations well in advance. Dad feeds Mom, who
We have some exciting changes to our Decorah eagles stream and chat. As everyone here probably knows, we are currently streaming the Decorah Eagles ads-free on our website: https://www.raptorresource.org/birdcams/decorah-eagles/, and at Explore.org: https://explore.org/livecams/bald-eagles/decorah-eagles. You no longer need to get a membership or install an ad-blocker to get an ads-free stream! Although we will continue to stream to Ustream, we are moving moderated chat. We will have a couple of ‘goodbye Ustream chat’ flash chats at ustream.tv/decoraheagles the week of January
Welcome to our winter newsletter! It includes a message from director John Howe, an article about our banding station, Teacher’s Corner, and information on giving to the Robert Anderson Memorial Scholarship. To view it in HTML format, follow this link: https://www.raptorresource.org/winter-2017-newsletter/. To download the .PDF, click here!
Mom and Dad are busy working on N2B – with a side-trip to N1! As the solstice approaches, look for bursts of activity from Mom and Dad, especially on warm days, and continued eagle ‘flirting’ – pecking, brushing against one another, and tail touching. Although productive mating is very brief, eagles have been observed copulating ten months of the year and its something we are watching for at N2B. We are supposed to have a stretch of warm weather between
Celebrate every day of the 2018 season with a look back at the 2017 Decorah Bald Eagles and the Decorah North Nest Bald Eagles with these beautiful calendars that benefit Raptor Resource Project! 2018 Decorah Bald Eagle Calendar — Photos were taken during 2017 of Mom and Dad Decorah, and D26, D27 and D28 eaglets/juveniles. Calendar contains egg laid, hatch, branch and fledge dates history of the Decorah Eaglets from 2011-2017. Sale proceeds benefit Raptor Resource Project. $19.99 http://www.lulu.com/shop/robin-brumm/2018-decorah-bald-eagles-calendar/calendar/product-23436654.html 2018