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by sassyk
Sun Mar 11, 2018 10:10 pm
Forum: Birds Other Than Raptors
Topic: Laysan Albatross ~ Kauai, Hawaii
Replies: 25
Views: 1276

Re: Laysan Albatross ~ Kauai, Hawaii

The scolding continues :(
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by sassyk
Sun Mar 11, 2018 10:08 pm
Forum: Birds Other Than Raptors
Topic: Laysan Albatross ~ Kauai, Hawaii
Replies: 25
Views: 1276

Re: Laysan Albatross ~ Kauai, Hawaii

Poor little Makali'i in nest #1 was being scolded by a visiting tross :( The visitor was getting
quite rough but I guess it's one of the social skills young trosses have to learn :ohmy:
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by sassyk
Sun Mar 11, 2018 9:43 pm
Forum: Archive - Osprey
Topic: Savannah Georgia Osprey Nest - 2018 Season
Replies: 207
Views: 6903

Re: Savannah Georgia Osprey Nest - 2018 Season

Wide awake now.
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She tries to sleep.
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Shaking the rain off.
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by sassyk
Sun Mar 11, 2018 9:39 pm
Forum: Archive - Osprey
Topic: Savannah Georgia Osprey Nest - 2018 Season
Replies: 207
Views: 6903

Re: Savannah Georgia Osprey Nest - 2018 Season

I peeked in at the nest tonight and it is raining. Poor Mrs. O is a wee bit wet :(
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Trying to sleep.
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Something alerted her.
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by sassyk
Sun Mar 11, 2018 7:47 pm
Forum: Archive - Osprey
Topic: Savannah Georgia Osprey Nest - 2018 Season
Replies: 207
Views: 6903

Re: Savannah Georgia Osprey Nest - 2018 Season

Last few s'caps for the day. Sleep well Mrs. O :wub:
(11)Closeup of 2 eggs 11 Mar. 18.00pm.JPG
(12)Mr. O with eggs 18.32pm.JPG
(13)Second egg 11 Mar. 18.54pm.JPG
by sassyk
Sun Mar 11, 2018 7:43 pm
Forum: Archive - Osprey
Topic: Savannah Georgia Osprey Nest - 2018 Season
Replies: 207
Views: 6903

Re: Savannah Georgia Osprey Nest - 2018 Season

I snipped a bunch of s'caps from the Savannah Osprey site; most of them taken after FFF had left for the day. Have a good week :thumlft: (1)Mr. O's LOOK 11 Mar. 12.10pm.JPG (2)Closeup of Mr. O's eye fleck 11 Mar. 12.17pm.JPG 2nd cam view of Mrs. O laying her 2nd egg. (3)Mrs. O laying 2nd egg 11 Mar....
by sassyk
Sun Mar 11, 2018 6:07 pm
Forum: Archive - Osprey
Topic: Savannah Georgia Osprey Nest - 2018 Season
Replies: 207
Views: 6903

Re: Savannah Georgia Osprey Nest - 2018 Season

Welcome egg #2 :woohoo:

FFF I've been in and out all day and just checked in to see Mom sleeping peacefully while incubating her 2 eggs :) Thanks for all of your s'caps. :thumlft:
by sassyk
Sun Mar 11, 2018 1:44 pm
Forum: Archive - Nests in BC - with Ground Observers
Topic: Swan Lake Eagles, Saanich BC - 2018 Season
Replies: 7
Views: 859

Re: Swan Lake Eagles, Saanich BC - 2018 Season

A few photos of their previous nest tree.

Taken 5 Feb. 2014.
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Taken 5 Mar. 2014 with eaglet perched at top.
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Taken 20 July 2015 showing nest.
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by sassyk
Sun Mar 11, 2018 1:12 pm
Forum: Archive - Nests in BC - with Ground Observers
Topic: Swan Lake Eagles, Saanich BC - 2018 Season
Replies: 7
Views: 859

Swan Lake Eagles, Saanich BC - 2018 Season

Welcome to the Swan Lake Eagles thread for the 2018 season. The eagles had a nest near Swan Lake for many years but that nest fell down a couple of years ago. Last year I had a tip from an ex-co-worker that a pair of eagles was perching in the trees in his yard. A few months ago I heard from this sa...
by sassyk
Sat Mar 10, 2018 2:56 pm
Forum: Archive - Nests in BC - with Ground Observers
Topic: Beacon Hill Park Eagles, Victoria BC - 2017/2018 Season
Replies: 24
Views: 1233

Re: Beacon Hill Park Eagles, Victoria BC - 2017/2018 Season

Glad you made it here calypso :) Thanks for the info; too bad your husband didn't get any video. That would have been fun to watch!!
by sassyk
Sat Mar 10, 2018 9:41 am
Forum: Archive - Nests in BC - with Ground Observers
Topic: Metchosin , Westshore and Sooke Bald Eagles 2017-2018 Season
Replies: 20
Views: 1017

Re: Metchosin , Westshore and Sooke Bald Eagles 2017-2018 Season

A friend saw 2 adult eagles at Witty's Lagoon on Wed. One was perched by the area where the older nests are and the other was perched by the nest near the park area calling.
by sassyk
Sat Mar 10, 2018 9:37 am
Forum: Archive - Nests in BC - with Ground Observers
Topic: Metchosin , Westshore and Sooke Bald Eagles 2017-2018 Season
Replies: 20
Views: 1017

Re: Metchosin , Westshore and Sooke Bald Eagles 2017-2018 Season

Yesterday I saw the pair of eagles from the nest at Parry Bay, perched side by side watching the people and dogs on the beach.
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by sassyk
Fri Mar 09, 2018 8:38 pm
Forum: Archive - Osprey
Topic: Savannah Georgia Osprey Nest - 2018 Season
Replies: 207
Views: 6903

Re: Savannah Georgia Osprey Nest - 2018 Season

FFF wow, great reporting today with lots of wonderful s'caps to document the day's activities :thumlft: This new female sure is a beauty and it looks like the male is enjoying her company ;) Let's hope the intruders stay away and leave them in peace :) I'll be watching them off and on tomorrow :yes:
by sassyk
Fri Mar 09, 2018 8:13 pm
Forum: Archive - Nests in BC - with Ground Observers
Topic: Oak Bay Eagles, Oak Bay BC - 2017/2018 Season
Replies: 99
Views: 4862

Re: Oak Bay Eagles, Oak Bay BC - 2017/2018 Season

Marie did a tour of the nests today. She saw both adults standing in the golf course penthouse nest on March 5th and today she saw one in the lower nest looking like it was incubating. She also saw an adult in the York Place nest looking like it was incubating. She spoke to Esther who said the eagle...
by sassyk
Fri Mar 09, 2018 7:50 pm
Forum: Archive - Nests in BC - with Ground Observers
Topic: Beacon Hill Park Eagles, Victoria BC - 2017/2018 Season
Replies: 24
Views: 1233

Re: Beacon Hill Park Eagles, Victoria BC - 2017/2018 Season

Marie saw an eagle in the nest this afternoon. It looked like it was incubating :woohoo:
by sassyk
Fri Mar 09, 2018 6:12 pm
Forum: Archive - Nests in BC - with Ground Observers
Topic: Ma & Pa Sidney BC Bald Eagles -Patricia Bay - 2017-2018 Season
Replies: 125
Views: 5759

Re: Ma & Pa Sidney BC Bald Eagles -Patricia Bay - 2017-2018 Season

I do remember Nora posting somewhere, probably on her blog, that she saw and photographed Ma & Pa at the old nest in the snag the other day.
by sassyk
Fri Mar 09, 2018 9:39 am
Forum: Games Room
Topic: Make 30 Words Out Of A Word
Replies: 5199
Views: 101873

Re: Make 30 Words Out Of A Word

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by sassyk
Fri Mar 09, 2018 9:36 am
Forum: Garden Fence Chat
Topic: Nesters
Replies: 130
Views: 8002

Re: Nesters

Good morning Nesters :) Where oh where is our dear friend John; oh where oh where can he be :D Hope he finds our new home soon; I miss his good morning and good night messages. We haven't seen Diana or Sally yet, but I'm sure they will arrive soon! Doreen, hope you are OK. I saw some of the storms o...
by sassyk
Thu Mar 08, 2018 9:04 pm
Forum: Archive - Osprey
Topic: Savannah Georgia Osprey Nest - 2018 Season
Replies: 207
Views: 6903

Re: Savannah Georgia Osprey Nest - 2018 Season

:wave: FFF Good to see you here :woohoo: What a heartwarming sight to see an egg in the nest :wub: Thanks for all your fantastic s'caps. They are very much appreciated. I haven't had a chance to watch the cam tonight and I'll be out for the day tomorrow. I will look forward to checking in here tomor...
by sassyk
Thu Mar 08, 2018 2:40 pm
Forum: Games Room
Topic: Make 30 Words Out Of A Word
Replies: 5199
Views: 101873

Re: Make 30 Words Out Of A Word

QUINTISSENTIALLY

1. quests
2. equally
3. intents
4. tetanus
5. sistine
6. senility
7. quantities
8. listens
9. intestinal
10. aunties
11. tinnitus
12. antiquities
13. tissue
14. quaintness
15. silent
16. annuities
17. inequality
18. tinsel
19. sensuality
by sassyk
Thu Mar 08, 2018 10:29 am
Forum: Archive - Osprey
Topic: Savannah Georgia Osprey Nest - 2018 Season
Replies: 207
Views: 6903

Re: Savannah Georgia Osprey Nest - 2018 Season

Mar. 8th - A few s'caps from the Savannah Osprey site this morning.
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by sassyk
Thu Mar 08, 2018 9:57 am
Forum: Games Room
Topic: Make 30 Words Out Of A Word
Replies: 5199
Views: 101873

Re: Make 30 Words Out Of A Word

QUINTISSENTIALLY

1. quests
2. equally
3. intents
4. tetanus
5. sistine
6. senility
7. quantities
8. listens
9. intestinal
10. aunties
11. tinnitus
12. antiquities
13. tissue
14. quaintness
15. silent
16. annuities
17. inequality
by sassyk
Wed Mar 07, 2018 5:47 pm
Forum: ~Transition to New Website~
Topic: Transition to New Website
Replies: 36
Views: 4899

Re: Transition to New Website

Thanks for giving us a heads up JudyB . Keeping my :luck: that all goes well. Thank you JudyB and the rest of the team for all your time and effort to get the new forum up and running. I do find it a lot easier than the one we have been using for 12 years. Wow, I can't believe it has been that long.
by sassyk
Wed Mar 07, 2018 12:49 pm
Forum: Archive - Osprey
Topic: Savannah Georgia Osprey Nest - 2018 Season
Replies: 207
Views: 6903

Re: Savannah Georgia Osprey Nest - 2018 Season

A few s'caps posted on the Savannah Osprey site this morning.
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by sassyk
Wed Mar 07, 2018 12:14 pm
Forum: Archive - Osprey
Topic: Savannah Georgia Osprey Nest - 2018 Season
Replies: 207
Views: 6903

Savannah Georgia Osprey Nest - 2018 Season

Welcome to the Savannah Georgia Osprey nest. This is an abandoned eagle nest adjacent to a protected, nutrient-rich salt marsh along the Georgia coast. The nest sits nearly 80 ft. above one of the six Audubon International Certified golf courses at The Landings, on Skidaway Island, near Savannah, Ge...
by sassyk
Wed Mar 07, 2018 11:41 am
Forum: Games Room
Topic: Make 30 Words Out Of A Word
Replies: 5199
Views: 101873

Re: Make 30 Words Out Of A Word

QUINTISSENTIALLY

1. quests
2. equally
3. intents
4. tetanus
5. sistine
6. senility
7. quantities
8. listens
9. intestinal
10. aunties
11. tinnitus
12. antiquities
by sassyk
Tue Mar 06, 2018 7:25 pm
Forum: Archive - Nests in BC - with Ground Observers
Topic: Southern Vancouver Island BC Eagle Nests - 2018 Season
Replies: 11
Views: 773

Re: Southern Vancouver Island BC Eagle Nests - 2018 Season

Judith welcome to the new forum and thanks for this info :thumlft: I used to watch a pair of eagles in that area many years ago but never did find their nest. WiTS did have a nest documented but the last time I saw the eagles in that area there were intruders. I photographed eagles in the trees nea...
by sassyk
Mon Mar 05, 2018 2:56 pm
Forum: Archive - Nests in BC - with Ground Observers
Topic: Blenkinsop Eagles, Saanich BC - 2018 Season
Replies: 5
Views: 558

Re: Blenkinsop Eagles, Saanich BC - 2018 Season

New nest, taken 28 Mar. 2016 from Blenkinsop Road. Blenkinsop Lake Eagle Nest 28 Mar. 2015.JPG Eagle in the new nest, taken 30 Mar. 2016 from Blenkinsop Road. Blenkinsop Eagle Nest 30 Mar. 2016.JPG Eagle in the new nest, taken 9 Mar. 2017 from Blenkinsop Road. Blenkinsop Eagle Nest 9 Mar. 2017.JPG

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