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by RitaR
Sat Jan 04, 2020 10:34 am
Forum: Archive - All Other North American Eagle Cams
Topic: Big Bear CA 2018-2019
Replies: 8434
Views: 122449

Re: Big Bear CA 2018-2019

I'm going to lock this forum thread. A new one has been set up. Have fun Maddy and Philjo. Hope others will join you.


Link to the 2020 season: HERE
by RitaR
Sat Jan 04, 2020 10:30 am
Forum: Other North American Eagle Cams
Topic: Big Bear CA Eagle Cam - 2019-2020
Replies: 563
Views: 3670

Re: Big Bear CA Eagle Cam - 2019-2020

SEASON SUMMARY

Eggs laid: Egg #1 January 8th around 5:35 pm, Egg #2 January 11th around 5:08 pm
Hatched:

Branched:

Fledged:
by RitaR
Sat Jan 04, 2020 10:16 am
Forum: Other North American Eagle Cams
Topic: Big Bear CA Eagle Cam - 2019-2020
Replies: 563
Views: 3670

Re: Big Bear CA Eagle Cam - 2019-2020

History of the nest can be found here at the Friends of Big Bear Valley website. https://friendsofbigbearvalley.org/eagles/eagle-history/ What they don't have listed is the 2019 nesting season. Jackie and new mate Shadow had two beautiful eaglets, Simba and Cookie. Unfortunately we lost Cookie to hy...
by RitaR
Sat Jan 04, 2020 10:14 am
Forum: Other North American Eagle Cams
Topic: Big Bear CA Eagle Cam - 2019-2020
Replies: 563
Views: 3670

Big Bear CA Eagle Cam - 2019-2020

Welcome to the Big Bear Bald Eagle Nest at Big Bear Lake near Fawnskin in the San Bernadino National Forest, inland from Los Angeles. Map 2.jpg The cam is up and running with chat thanks to the Friends of Big Bear Valley. Link to the cam at YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NBQhLAIBTH0 Frien...
by RitaR
Thu Oct 10, 2019 6:59 pm
Forum: Archive - All Other North American Eagle Cams
Topic: Big Bear CA 2018-2019
Replies: 8434
Views: 122449

Re: Big Bear CA 2018-2019

Two more pics because I was watching the cam. These two have really been busy today. I think they said 24 sticks were delivered today. 6:14 pm Beautiful sunset colors. Having two magnificent eagles in view is even better. 1 6.14 pm Beautiful sunset.JPG 6:34 pm The IR is on and Jackie and Shadow are ...
by RitaR
Thu Oct 10, 2019 6:14 pm
Forum: Archive - All Other North American Eagle Cams
Topic: Big Bear CA 2018-2019
Replies: 8434
Views: 122449

Re: Big Bear CA 2018-2019

For any of you that are interested the cam is now on the Friends of Big Bear Valley's YouTube channel.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NBQhLAIBTH0

6:10 pm Jackie and Shadow have been very busy bringing in sticks.
6.10 pm Busy with sticks.JPG
both here.JPG
by RitaR
Fri Aug 02, 2019 8:38 am
Forum: Archive - All Other North American Eagle Cams
Topic: Big Bear CA 2018-2019
Replies: 8434
Views: 122449

Re: Big Bear CA 2018-2019

This is a photo from Maddy posted on 5/20/2019 of Simba and Cookie. Unfortunately there was another bad storm at Big Bear. We lost our precious Cookie on May 27, 2019 due to hypothermia. :cry1: I'm not going to post pics of his lifeless body here. That is now how I want to remember him. Cookie will ...
by RitaR
Fri Aug 02, 2019 8:21 am
Forum: Archive - All Other North American Eagle Cams
Topic: Big Bear CA 2018-2019
Replies: 8434
Views: 122449

Re: Big Bear CA 2018-2019

END OF THE SEASON NOTE Well it's that time of the year for me to write this note. Let me be the first to say that I was really surprise when Mrs BB laid her first egg in March. When last year she laid them in January. On that day, 3/6/2019, when she laid Simba there was snow on the nest. Had some d...
by RitaR
Fri Aug 02, 2019 8:08 am
Forum: Archive - All Other North American Eagle Cams
Topic: Big Bear CA 2018-2019
Replies: 8434
Views: 122449

Re: Big Bear CA 2018-2019

Good morning Maddy. Yes it is quiet.

8:07 am Only smaller birds are heard.
by RitaR
Fri Aug 02, 2019 6:57 am
Forum: Archive - All Other North American Eagle Cams
Topic: Big Bear CA 2018-2019
Replies: 8434
Views: 122449

Re: Big Bear CA 2018-2019

6:56 am No eagles seen or heard yet this morning.
7:30 am Still very quiet at the nest.
by RitaR
Fri Aug 02, 2019 6:21 am
Forum: Archive - All Other North American Eagle Cams
Topic: Big Bear CA 2018-2019
Replies: 8434
Views: 122449

Re: Big Bear CA 2018-2019

Friday August 2, 2019

Good morning everyone.

Weather for today.
BB Weather.JPG
The nest is empty.
6.19 am  Empty nest.JPG
by RitaR
Thu Aug 01, 2019 8:03 pm
Forum: Archive - All Other North American Eagle Cams
Topic: Big Bear CA 2018-2019
Replies: 8434
Views: 122449

Re: Big Bear CA 2018-2019

8:02 pm Simba is squeeing up a storm.

I'm calling it a night Maddy. SED's :nite:
by RitaR
Thu Aug 01, 2019 7:48 pm
Forum: Archive - All Other North American Eagle Cams
Topic: Big Bear CA 2018-2019
Replies: 8434
Views: 122449

Re: Big Bear CA 2018-2019

7:48 pm He was really low and just flew off.
by RitaR
Thu Aug 01, 2019 7:43 pm
Forum: Archive - All Other North American Eagle Cams
Topic: Big Bear CA 2018-2019
Replies: 8434
Views: 122449

Re: Big Bear CA 2018-2019

7:42 pm Heard Simba again in the distance.
7:45 pm Simba is VERY close now and calling.
Zoomer is looking for him
by RitaR
Thu Aug 01, 2019 7:29 pm
Forum: Archive - All Other North American Eagle Cams
Topic: Big Bear CA 2018-2019
Replies: 8434
Views: 122449

Re: Big Bear CA 2018-2019

7:28 pm Just heard Simba but he is distant.

7:34 pm Woodpecker is tapping at the nest tree.

Yes Maddy. Having eagles in view is always better. This is still a beautiful view though.
by RitaR
Thu Aug 01, 2019 7:03 pm
Forum: Archive - All Other North American Eagle Cams
Topic: Big Bear CA 2018-2019
Replies: 8434
Views: 122449

Re: Big Bear CA 2018-2019

7:02 pm No eagles heard just smaller birds.
by RitaR
Thu Aug 01, 2019 6:14 pm
Forum: Archive - All Other North American Eagle Cams
Topic: Big Bear CA 2018-2019
Replies: 8434
Views: 122449

Re: Big Bear CA 2018-2019

6:13 pm Pretty quiet at the nest now. Sure is a beautiful evening.
6.13 Quiet at the nest now.JPG
by RitaR
Thu Aug 01, 2019 5:43 pm
Forum: Archive - All Other North American Eagle Cams
Topic: Big Bear CA 2018-2019
Replies: 8434
Views: 122449

Re: Big Bear CA 2018-2019

5:42 pm Simba is still calling on an off.
5.42 Simba calls on and off.JPG
6:00 pm Simba is still on the upper branch.
6.00 Still perched.JPG
6:02 pm Simba flies off.
6.02 Simba flies off.JPG
by RitaR
Thu Aug 01, 2019 5:32 pm
Forum: Archive - All Other North American Eagle Cams
Topic: Big Bear CA 2018-2019
Replies: 8434
Views: 122449

Re: Big Bear CA 2018-2019

5:31 pm Simba is still perched on the upper branch.
5.31 Still perched.JPG
by RitaR
Thu Aug 01, 2019 4:50 pm
Forum: Archive - All Other North American Eagle Cams
Topic: Big Bear CA 2018-2019
Replies: 8434
Views: 122449

Re: Big Bear CA 2018-2019

4:49 pm Simba calls out from the upper branch.
4.49 Simba calls.JPG
5:02 pm Simba is still perched. Wind is picking up again.
5.02 Simba is still perched.JPG
5:10 pm Simba calls out now and then from the upper branch.
5.10 Simba calls now and then.JPG
by RitaR
Thu Aug 01, 2019 4:45 pm
Forum: Archive - All Other North American Eagle Cams
Topic: Big Bear CA 2018-2019
Replies: 8434
Views: 122449

Re: Big Bear CA 2018-2019

4:43 pm Simba finishes his fish and looks around.
4.43 Simba looks around.JPG
4:44 pm Simba goes to the exit branch.
4.44 to the exit.JPG
4:45 pm He hops up on the upper branch.
4.45 upper branch.JPG
by RitaR
Thu Aug 01, 2019 4:38 pm
Forum: Archive - All Other North American Eagle Cams
Topic: Big Bear CA 2018-2019
Replies: 8434
Views: 122449

Re: Big Bear CA 2018-2019

4:38 pm Mrs BB flies off.
4.38 Mrs BB flies off.JPG
4:40 pm Simba is still eating his fish.
4.40 enjoying his fish.JPG
by RitaR
Thu Aug 01, 2019 4:32 pm
Forum: Archive - All Other North American Eagle Cams
Topic: Big Bear CA 2018-2019
Replies: 8434
Views: 122449

Re: Big Bear CA 2018-2019

HI Maddy

4:26 pm Fish delivery.
4.26 Food.JPG
Simba arrives for dinner.
Simba arrives.JPG
Simba is quietly enjoying his meal.
4.32 Simba enjoys his meal.JPG
by RitaR
Thu Aug 01, 2019 3:19 pm
Forum: Archive - All Other North American Eagle Cams
Topic: Big Bear CA 2018-2019
Replies: 8434
Views: 122449

Re: Big Bear CA 2018-2019

3:19 pm Still very quiet at the nest.
3:43 pm Steller Jay can be heard now and then. No vocals from the eagles.
4:15 pm Still very quiet at the nest. Not even much wind now.
by RitaR
Thu Aug 01, 2019 2:48 pm
Forum: Archive - All Other North American Eagle Cams
Topic: Big Bear CA 2018-2019
Replies: 8434
Views: 122449

Re: Big Bear CA 2018-2019

2:48 pm Not hearing any eagles. It's a bit windy at the nest.
by RitaR
Thu Aug 01, 2019 6:39 am
Forum: Archive - All Other North American Eagle Cams
Topic: Big Bear CA 2018-2019
Replies: 8434
Views: 122449

Re: Big Bear CA 2018-2019

6:38 am There are LOTS of little birds singing their morning calls this morning.
6:53 am Still very quiet at the nest.

Logging off to get ready for work. Hope everyone has a great day! :bye 1:
by RitaR
Thu Aug 01, 2019 6:13 am
Forum: Archive - All Other North American Eagle Cams
Topic: Big Bear CA 2018-2019
Replies: 8434
Views: 122449

Re: Big Bear CA 2018-2019

6:13 am Haven't heard any vocals from the eagles.
by RitaR
Thu Aug 01, 2019 5:39 am
Forum: Archive - All Other North American Eagle Cams
Topic: Big Bear CA 2018-2019
Replies: 8434
Views: 122449

Re: Big Bear CA 2018-2019

5:38 am Simba went to the upper branch and then he flew off.
5.39 upper.JPG
5:39 am Mrs BB is still perched on the exit branch.
5.39 Mrs BB is still perched..JPG
5:45 am Mrs BB flies off to the right.
5.45  Mrs BB flies off.JPG
by RitaR
Thu Aug 01, 2019 5:38 am
Forum: Archive - All Other North American Eagle Cams
Topic: Big Bear CA 2018-2019
Replies: 8434
Views: 122449

Re: Big Bear CA 2018-2019

Thursday August 1, 2019

Good morning everyone. Thank you for the night reports Philjo. Happy you were able to see them.

Weather for today.
BB Weather.JPG
5:33 am Mrs BB is perched on the exit branch. Simba is resting.
5.33 Mom perched Simba resting.JPG
by RitaR
Wed Jul 31, 2019 8:11 pm
Forum: Archive - All Other North American Eagle Cams
Topic: Big Bear CA 2018-2019
Replies: 8434
Views: 122449

Re: Big Bear CA 2018-2019

8:08 pm Simba went to the exit branch to perch with Mom.
8.08 Exit with Mom.JPG
Then he jumped to the upper branch.
Upper branch.JPG

Going to call it a night. Good night everyone. SED's

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