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by sassyk
Sat Aug 13, 2022 2:14 pm
Forum: Other North American Eagle Cams
Topic: Glacier Gardens Eagles, Juneau Alaska - 2022 Season
Replies: 2957
Views: 20966

Re: Glacier Gardens Eagles, Juneau Alaska - 2022 Season

Thanks so much Androcat for keeping the forum updated with your wonderful s'caps. And many thanks to everyone else who provide weather & tide data. I've been busy getting ready for our cruise to Alaska. We leave Vancouver tomorrow and will be visiting Glacier Gardens on Wed. 17th. I am keeping my fi...
by sassyk
Thu Aug 04, 2022 2:24 pm
Forum: Nests in BC - with Ground Observers
Topic: Swan Lake Eagles, Saanich BC - 2019-2022 Seasons
Replies: 58
Views: 4788

Re: Swan Lake Eagles, Saanich BC - 2019-2022 Seasons

Aug. 2nd visit cont'd. Last few photos from the lane.

The eaglet decided to do a bit of preening.
Swan Lake Eaglet 2 Aug. 2022 (19).JPG
Swan Lake Eaglet 2 Aug. 2022 (20).JPG

This is the nest from the lane.
Swan Lake Nest (from lane) 2 Aug. 2022.JPG
by sassyk
Thu Aug 04, 2022 2:22 pm
Forum: Nests in BC - with Ground Observers
Topic: Swan Lake Eagles, Saanich BC - 2019-2022 Seasons
Replies: 58
Views: 4788

Re: Swan Lake Eagles, Saanich BC - 2019-2022 Seasons

Aug. 2nd visit cont'd. These photos were taken from the lane behind the old nest tree. Swan Lake Eaglet 2 Aug. 2022 (14).JPG The eaglet was ducking to avoid a swallow hitting it on the head. Swan Lake Eaglet 2 Aug. 2022 (15).JPG Looking back towards the current nest tree. Swan Lake Eaglet 2 Aug. 202...
by sassyk
Thu Aug 04, 2022 2:19 pm
Forum: Nests in BC - with Ground Observers
Topic: Swan Lake Eagles, Saanich BC - 2019-2022 Seasons
Replies: 58
Views: 4788

Re: Swan Lake Eagles, Saanich BC - 2019-2022 Seasons

Aug. 2nd visit cont'd.

More photos from the main road.
Swan Lake Eaglet 2 Aug. 2022 (8).JPG
Swan Lake Eaglet 2 Aug. 2022 (9).JPG
Swan Lake Eaglet 2 Aug. 2022 (12).JPG
by sassyk
Thu Aug 04, 2022 2:16 pm
Forum: Nests in BC - with Ground Observers
Topic: Swan Lake Eagles, Saanich BC - 2019-2022 Seasons
Replies: 58
Views: 4788

Re: Swan Lake Eagles, Saanich BC - 2019-2022 Seasons

My friend who lives across the road from the nest tree has been keeping me updated on the activities of the eaglet. It has been flying back and forth from the current nest tree to the old nest tree a short distance away and has been landing on the chimney and roof of the property owner's house. I fi...
by sassyk
Sun Jul 24, 2022 4:05 pm
Forum: Other North American Eagle Cams
Topic: Glacier Gardens Eagles, Juneau Alaska - 2022 Season
Replies: 2957
Views: 20966

Re: Glacier Gardens Eagles, Juneau Alaska - 2022 Season

Here is the link to my video of Peace trying to swallow the fish tail this afternoon; I was laughing while I was watching and thinking it looked like Peace was waving at the traffic going by :lol:

Eaglet Traffic Controller In Training
by sassyk
Sat Jul 23, 2022 4:31 pm
Forum: Nests in BC - with Ground Observers
Topic: Southern Vancouver Island & Lower Mainland BC Eagle Nests - 2019-2022 Seasons
Replies: 37
Views: 3514

Re: Southern Vancouver Island & Lower Mainland BC Eagle Nests - 2019-2022 Seasons

Mt. Douglas eagles July 20th cont'd. The eaglet continued its wing exercising until the male adult flew in then it disappeared to the back of the nest. Mt. Douglas Eagles 20 July 2022 (7).JPG The male adult. Mt. Douglas Eagles 20 July 2022 (8).JPG The female adult on a nearby tree. Mt. Douglas Eagle...
by sassyk
Sat Jul 23, 2022 4:28 pm
Forum: Nests in BC - with Ground Observers
Topic: Southern Vancouver Island & Lower Mainland BC Eagle Nests - 2019-2022 Seasons
Replies: 37
Views: 3514

Re: Southern Vancouver Island & Lower Mainland BC Eagle Nests - 2019-2022 Seasons

Mt. Douglas eagles July 20th cont'd.

The eaglet took a rest then resumed its wing exercises.
Mt. Douglas Eagles 20 July 2022 (4).JPG
Mt. Douglas Eagles 20 July 2022 (5).JPG
Mt. Douglas Eagles 20 July 2022 (6).JPG
by sassyk
Sat Jul 23, 2022 4:26 pm
Forum: Nests in BC - with Ground Observers
Topic: Southern Vancouver Island & Lower Mainland BC Eagle Nests - 2019-2022 Seasons
Replies: 37
Views: 3514

Re: Southern Vancouver Island & Lower Mainland BC Eagle Nests - 2019-2022 Seasons

I visited the new nest near Mt. Douglas Park on July 20th. The eaglet was displaying a good wing exercising shortly after I arrived. A while later the male adult flew in and landed in the nest. I'm not sure if he brought food for the eaglet but he flew off less than a minute later. The eaglet disapp...
by sassyk
Sat Jul 23, 2022 2:57 pm
Forum: Nests in BC - with Ground Observers
Topic: Oak Bay Eagles, Oak Bay BC - 2019-2022 Seasons
Replies: 89
Views: 4878

Re: Oak Bay Eagles, Oak Bay BC - 2019-2022 Seasons

Golf Course Eagles July 20th cont'd. I was happy to see the eaglet fly from the nest tree, circle around the poplar trees along the property line between the golf course and the condo building next door 3 times. I managed to get one decent photo of it flying; it looked very confident :thumlft: Golf ...
by sassyk
Sat Jul 23, 2022 2:52 pm
Forum: Nests in BC - with Ground Observers
Topic: Oak Bay Eagles, Oak Bay BC - 2019-2022 Seasons
Replies: 89
Views: 4878

Re: Oak Bay Eagles, Oak Bay BC - 2019-2022 Seasons

July 20th Golf Course Eagles When I arrived at the golf course nest site on July 20th I was pleased to see an eaglet perched at the top of the nest tree. It flapped around from branch to branch then back to the top of the nest tree. I did not see anything in the nest or any adults in the area. Golf ...
by sassyk
Sat Jul 23, 2022 2:28 pm
Forum: Nests in BC - with Ground Observers
Topic: Oak Bay Eagles, Oak Bay BC - 2019-2022 Seasons
Replies: 89
Views: 4878

Re: Oak Bay Eagles, Oak Bay BC - 2019-2022 Seasons

July 20th York Place Eagles My friend told me that since my last visit to the nest site both eaglets had fledged :woohoo: I visited the nest site and surrounding area on July 20th and did not see or hear any eagles or eaglets. They were out and about learning to fly and find their own food. I took a...
by sassyk
Fri Jul 22, 2022 4:53 pm
Forum: Nests in BC - with Ground Observers
Topic: Swan Lake Eagles, Saanich BC - 2019-2022 Seasons
Replies: 58
Views: 4788

Re: Swan Lake Eagles, Saanich BC - 2019-2022 Seasons

I went to the nest site this morning to see what the fledgling eaglet was up to. It was standing in the nest eating :) It disappeared at the back of the nest as I was walking up the road. Swan Lake Eaglet(1) 22 July 2022.JPG Swan Lake Eaglet(2) 22 July 2022.JPG Swan Lake Eaglet(3) 22 July 2022.JPG
by sassyk
Fri Jul 22, 2022 11:47 am
Forum: Nests in BC - with Ground Observers
Topic: Oak Bay Eagles, Oak Bay BC - 2019-2022 Seasons
Replies: 89
Views: 4878

Re: Oak Bay Eagles, Oak Bay BC - 2019-2022 Seasons

July 20th Lansdowne eagles cont'd.

These are the final photos of the fledgling preening.
Lansdowne Dr. Eagles 20 July 2022 (16).JPG
Lansdowne Dr. Eagles 20 July 2022 (18).JPG
Lansdowne Dr. Eagles 20 July 2022 (19).JPG
by sassyk
Fri Jul 22, 2022 11:44 am
Forum: Nests in BC - with Ground Observers
Topic: Oak Bay Eagles, Oak Bay BC - 2019-2022 Seasons
Replies: 89
Views: 4878

Re: Oak Bay Eagles, Oak Bay BC - 2019-2022 Seasons

July 20th Lansdowne eagles cont'd. One of the fledgling eaglets visited the nest and called for food. It preened for a few minutes and eventually flew off when no food was delivered. Lansdowne Dr. Eagles 20 July 2022 (13).JPG Lansdowne Dr. Eagles 20 July 2022 (14).JPG Lansdowne Dr. Eagles 20 July 20...
by sassyk
Fri Jul 22, 2022 11:41 am
Forum: Nests in BC - with Ground Observers
Topic: Oak Bay Eagles, Oak Bay BC - 2019-2022 Seasons
Replies: 89
Views: 4878

Re: Oak Bay Eagles, Oak Bay BC - 2019-2022 Seasons

July 20th Lansdowne eagles cont'd.

I was having trouble getting a good angle for photos of the youngest eaglet.
Lansdowne Dr. Eagles 20 July 2022 (10).JPG
Lansdowne Dr. Eagles 20 July 2022 (11).JPG
Lansdowne Dr. Eagles 20 July 2022 (12).JPG
by sassyk
Fri Jul 22, 2022 11:32 am
Forum: Nests in BC - with Ground Observers
Topic: Oak Bay Eagles, Oak Bay BC - 2019-2022 Seasons
Replies: 89
Views: 4878

Re: Oak Bay Eagles, Oak Bay BC - 2019-2022 Seasons

July 20th Lansdowne eagles cont'd. I could see the nest tree from the driveway of one of the properties on the dead end street and saw an eaglet sitting up in the nest. I am assuming it was the youngest eaglet. This is not a very good photo as the nest tree is quite far from the driveway. Lansdowne ...
by sassyk
Fri Jul 22, 2022 11:26 am
Forum: Nests in BC - with Ground Observers
Topic: Oak Bay Eagles, Oak Bay BC - 2019-2022 Seasons
Replies: 89
Views: 4878

Re: Oak Bay Eagles, Oak Bay BC - 2019-2022 Seasons

July 20th Lansdowne eagles cont'd.

The eaglet perched for a few minutes then flew off in the direction of the nest property.
Lansdowne Dr. Eagles 20 July 2022 (4).JPG
Lansdowne Dr. Eagles 20 July 2022 (5).JPG
Lansdowne Dr. Eagles 20 July 2022 (6).JPG
by sassyk
Fri Jul 22, 2022 11:23 am
Forum: Nests in BC - with Ground Observers
Topic: Oak Bay Eagles, Oak Bay BC - 2019-2022 Seasons
Replies: 89
Views: 4878

Re: Oak Bay Eagles, Oak Bay BC - 2019-2022 Seasons

I visited the nests in Oak Bay on July 20th. When I arrived at the Uplands/Lansdowne nest I did not see or hear any eagles or eaglets. I took photos of the nest from various vantage points. Lansdowne Dr. Eagles 20 July 2022 (1).JPG Lansdowne Dr. Eagles 20 July 2022 (2).JPG I decided to drive down to...
by sassyk
Fri Jul 22, 2022 10:44 am
Forum: Nests in BC - with Ground Observers
Topic: Swan Lake Eagles, Saanich BC - 2019-2022 Seasons
Replies: 58
Views: 4788

Re: Swan Lake Eagles, Saanich BC - 2019-2022 Seasons

Thank you so much Philjo56France :huggie: Beautiful tribute to all of the precious eagles & birds we have lost :cry1:
by sassyk
Thu Jul 21, 2022 10:39 pm
Forum: Nests in BC - with Ground Observers
Topic: Swan Lake Eagles, Saanich BC - 2019-2022 Seasons
Replies: 58
Views: 4788

Re: Swan Lake Eagles, Saanich BC - 2019-2022 Seasons

July 20th cont'd.

Both adults were perched in the old nest tree when I left.
Swan Lake Eagles 20 July 2022 (7).JPG
Swan Lake Eagles 20 July 2022 (8).JPG

The adult was looking back towards the nest tree as the eaglet was calling.
Swan Lake Eagles 20 July 2022 (9).JPG
by sassyk
Thu Jul 21, 2022 10:35 pm
Forum: Nests in BC - with Ground Observers
Topic: Swan Lake Eagles, Saanich BC - 2019-2022 Seasons
Replies: 58
Views: 4788

Re: Swan Lake Eagles, Saanich BC - 2019-2022 Seasons

July 20th cont'd. The eaglet was thinking about climbing up the tree. Swan Lake Eagles 20 July 2022 (4).JPG The eaglet was on the move up the tree. I took these photos from across the road. Swan Lake Eagles 20 July 2022 (5).JPG The eaglet jumped back down into the nest. Swan Lake Eagles 20 July 2022...
by sassyk
Thu Jul 21, 2022 9:36 pm
Forum: Nests in BC - with Ground Observers
Topic: Swan Lake Eagles, Saanich BC - 2019-2022 Seasons
Replies: 58
Views: 4788

Re: Swan Lake Eagles, Saanich BC - 2019-2022 Seasons

I received an email from WildARC tonight with some sad news about the eaglet that fell from the nest. The eaglet was severely debilitated, and despite the rehabilitation team’s best efforts, the eaglet succumbed to its condition. Very sad news indeed :cry1: I was at the nest site yesterday and the r...
by sassyk
Thu Jul 21, 2022 3:17 pm
Forum: Other North American Eagle Cams
Topic: Glacier Gardens Eagles, Juneau Alaska - 2022 Season
Replies: 2957
Views: 20966

Re: Glacier Gardens Eagles, Juneau Alaska - 2022 Season

Thanks so much to all of you who have continued to contribute your observations & s'caps, as well as weather, tide & feeding updates. All of you are doing a fantastic job :thumlft: I am very busy visiting eagle nests in my area, watching the eaglets fledge & fly short distances around their nest tre...
by sassyk
Sat Jul 16, 2022 8:21 pm
Forum: Nests in BC - with Ground Observers
Topic: Deep Cove Winery Eagles, North Saanich BC - 2019-2022 Seasons
Replies: 36
Views: 2730

Re: Deep Cove Winery Eagles, North Saanich BC - 2019-2022 Seasons

July 14th cont'd.

One of the eaglets flapped up to a branch then jumped down into the nest.
Deep Cove Winery Eagles(2) 14 July 2022.JPG
Deep Cove Winery Eagles(3) 14 July 2022.JPG
Deep Cove Winery Eagles(4) 14 July 2022.JPG
by sassyk
Sat Jul 16, 2022 8:19 pm
Forum: Nests in BC - with Ground Observers
Topic: Deep Cove Winery Eagles, North Saanich BC - 2019-2022 Seasons
Replies: 36
Views: 2730

Re: Deep Cove Winery Eagles, North Saanich BC - 2019-2022 Seasons

I visited the nest site on July 14th. Just as I parked at the side of the road one of the fledgling eaglets flew from a tree across the road, circled around the winery property and headed for the trees at the back of the property. A couple of minutes later the 2nd fledgling eaglet flew from the same...
by sassyk
Sat Jul 16, 2022 4:17 pm
Forum: Nests in BC - with Ground Observers
Topic: Southern Vancouver Island & Lower Mainland BC Eagle Nests - 2019-2022 Seasons
Replies: 37
Views: 3514

Re: Southern Vancouver Island & Lower Mainland BC Eagle Nests - 2019-2022 Seasons

I visited the new nest near Mount Douglas Park on July 14th. The eaglet was sitting in the nest looking out over Cordova Bay. What a gorgeous view these eagles have :thumlft:
Mt. Douglas Eaglet(1) 14 July 2022.JPG
Mt. Douglas Eaglet(3) 14 July 2022.JPG
Mt. Douglas Eaglet(2) 14 July 2022.JPG
by sassyk
Sat Jul 16, 2022 4:05 pm
Forum: Nests in BC - with Ground Observers
Topic: Coal Point Eagle Nest, North Saanich BC - 2019-2022 Seasons
Replies: 25
Views: 2139

Re: Coal Point Eagle Nest, North Saanich BC - 2019-2022 Seasons

I visited the nest area again on July 14th and the eaglet was perched on a branch beside the nest, head hidden behind the greenery. My birding partner had been there on July 13th and said the eaglet had fledged; it was perched in a tree across the road from the nest tree :thumlft: Coal Pt. Eaglet(1)...
by sassyk
Sat Jul 16, 2022 2:25 pm
Forum: Nests in BC - with Ground Observers
Topic: Pa Sidney Eagle Nest, Pat Bay, North Saanich BC - 2019-2022 Seasons
Replies: 40
Views: 4022

Re: Pa Sidney Eagle Nest, Pat Bay, North Saanich BC - 2019-2022 Seasons

July 14th cont'd. After visiting 2 other nest sites in the area, I spotted one of the adults (looked like Ma) sitting in the nest as I was driving by. I parked down on the side road and walked back up the road to take a few pictures, hoping she would still be there. She was :rh: Pat Bay (Epicure) Ea...
by sassyk
Sat Jul 16, 2022 2:22 pm
Forum: Nests in BC - with Ground Observers
Topic: Pa Sidney Eagle Nest, Pat Bay, North Saanich BC - 2019-2022 Seasons
Replies: 40
Views: 4022

Re: Pa Sidney Eagle Nest, Pat Bay, North Saanich BC - 2019-2022 Seasons

I visited the nest area on July 14th. I was very happy to see one of the adults (looked like Pa) perched in a tree at the south end of the property, adjacent to the First Nations reserve land, looking out over their territory. Pat Bay (Epicure) Eagles 14 July 2022 (1).JPG Pat Bay (Epicure) Eagles 14...

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