Skip to main content

The first egg hatched yesterday, April 2. The second hatched today, April 3. The third is expected to hatch in a couple of days.

Caution: Click Play only if you can blow off the rest of the day. This video is mesmerizing.

If this embedded live feed doesn't work on your computer, try this link to the National Wildlife Federation

More details and answers to some of your questions can be found at
The National Wildlife Federation

The female is larger than the male (in this case). The male is the one with the dark ring around his eyes.

This pair of eagles has been together since 2007.

They have successfully hatched and fledged eight eaglets in the previous three years.

The nest is located about 80 feet up in a cottonwood tree located near Decorah, Iowa on private property near the Decorah Fish Hatchery operated by the Iowa Department of Natural Resources.

Learn more about the American Bald Eagle and the threats they face.

Learn more about raptors at the Raptor Resource Center.

Feel free to republish and fix the tags.

Enjoy the best news of the day.

Originally posted to GrumpyOldGeek on Sun Apr 03, 2011 at 11:01 AM PDT.

Also republished by J Town and Birds and Birdwatching.


Is the Eagle Cam awesome, or what?

97%564 votes
2%12 votes

| 576 votes | Vote | Results

Your Email has been sent.
You must add at least one tag to this diary before publishing it.

Add keywords that describe this diary. Separate multiple keywords with commas.
Tagging tips - Search For Tags - Browse For Tags


More Tagging tips:

A tag is a way to search for this diary. If someone is searching for "Barack Obama," is this a diary they'd be trying to find?

Use a person's full name, without any title. Senator Obama may become President Obama, and Michelle Obama might run for office.

If your diary covers an election or elected official, use election tags, which are generally the state abbreviation followed by the office. CA-01 is the first district House seat. CA-Sen covers both senate races. NY-GOV covers the New York governor's race.

Tags do not compound: that is, "education reform" is a completely different tag from "education". A tag like "reform" alone is probably not meaningful.

Consider if one or more of these tags fits your diary: Civil Rights, Community, Congress, Culture, Economy, Education, Elections, Energy, Environment, Health Care, International, Labor, Law, Media, Meta, National Security, Science, Transportation, or White House. If your diary is specific to a state, consider adding the state (California, Texas, etc). Keep in mind, though, that there are many wonderful and important diaries that don't fit in any of these tags. Don't worry if yours doesn't.

You can add a private note to this diary when hotlisting it:
Are you sure you want to remove this diary from your hotlist?
Are you sure you want to remove your recommendation? You can only recommend a diary once, so you will not be able to re-recommend it afterwards.
Rescue this diary, and add a note:
Are you sure you want to remove this diary from Rescue?
Choose where to republish this diary. The diary will be added to the queue for that group. Publish it from the queue to make it appear.

You must be a member of a group to use this feature.

Add a quick update to your diary without changing the diary itself:
Are you sure you want to remove this diary?
(The diary will be removed from the site and returned to your drafts for further editing.)
(The diary will be removed.)
Are you sure you want to save these changes to the published diary?

Comment Preferences

Subscribe or Donate to support Daily Kos.

Click here for the mobile view of the site