Tag Archives: Embryo

Peek inside a bald eagle egg: 17 days!

A chicken embryo roughly halfway to hatch

This blog was first published on March 23, 2017. We reposted it to give everyone a peek inside the eggs. As of this writing, there are two eagle eggs in Decorah. We’re not sure whether the oldest or second oldest egg cracked, but we do know that the youngest is about 17.5 days old. What do embyronic eagles look they look like as they develop and grow inside their eggs? Dr. Peter Sharpe from the Institute for Wildlife Studies developed a

Peek inside a bald eagle egg: 11 days!

Chicken embryos roughly 25% of the way to hatch

This blog was first published on March 23, 2017. We reposted it to give everyone a peek inside the eggs. As of this writing, the first Decorah egg is 11 days, 10 hours old, the second egg is seven days, 14 hours old, and the third egg is three days, 13 hours old. What do embyronic eagles look they look like as they develop and grow inside their eggs? Dr. Peter Sharpe from the Institute for Wildlife Studies developed a table

Peek inside a bald eagle egg: 4 days!

This blog was first published on March 23, 2017. We reposted it to give everyone a peek inside the eggs. As of this writing, the first Decorah egg is 3 days, 12 hours old, the first Decorah North egg is 4 days, 19 hours old, and the second Decorah North egg is 1 day, 22 hours old.  What do embyronic eagles look they look like as they develop and grow inside their eggs? Dr. Peter Sharpe from the Institute for Wildlife