Re: Delta2 2020 -2021 Observation and Discussion Thread

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Re: Delta2 2020 -2021 Observation and Discussion Thread

Post by Sandy_W » Mon Feb 22, 2021 6:00 pm

5:49 pm could see one of our pair fly by the evergreen and then both coming into the nest.
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Re: Delta2 2020 -2021 Observation and Discussion Thread

Post by Sandy_W » Mon Feb 22, 2021 6:02 pm

5:50 pm Ma and Trooper in the nest. They do some digging.
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Re: Delta2 2020 -2021 Observation and Discussion Thread

Post by Sandy_W » Mon Feb 22, 2021 6:06 pm

5:52 pm and we have a mating session.
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Re: Delta2 2020 -2021 Observation and Discussion Thread

Post by Sandy_W » Mon Feb 22, 2021 6:11 pm

5:55 pm Ma checks out the nest bowl and Trooper rouses his feathers then he flies.
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Re: Delta2 2020 -2021 Observation and Discussion Thread

Post by Sandy_W » Mon Feb 22, 2021 6:14 pm

5:57 pm Trooper flew over to the old nest tree. Ma hops up on the long branch and flies.
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Re: Delta2 2020 -2021 Observation and Discussion Thread

Post by Sandy_W » Mon Feb 22, 2021 6:20 pm

6:11 pm Ma flies over to meet Trooper on the old nest tree. Ma is on the left and Trooper is on the right.
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Re: Delta2 2020 -2021 Observation and Discussion Thread

Post by Sandy_W » Mon Feb 22, 2021 6:21 pm

6:15 pm Ma and Trooper all tucked in at the old nest tree. Sleep well and stay safe you two.
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6:20 pm logging off both cams.
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Re: Delta2 2020 -2021 Observation and Discussion Thread

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TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 23, 2021

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Re: Delta2 2020 -2021 Observation and Discussion Thread

Post by Sandy_W » Tue Feb 23, 2021 6:33 am

6:33 am logging into both cams. Both Ma and Trooper have landed in the nest.
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Re: Delta2 2020 -2021 Observation and Discussion Thread

Post by Sandy_W » Tue Feb 23, 2021 6:45 am

6:34 am Ma and Trooper land in the nest and quickly Trooper wants to mate.
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Re: Delta2 2020 -2021 Observation and Discussion Thread

Post by Sandy_W » Tue Feb 23, 2021 6:52 am

6:38 am with the mating completed, Ma worked on the back rails as Trooper watches.
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Re: Delta2 2020 -2021 Observation and Discussion Thread

Post by Sandy_W » Tue Feb 23, 2021 6:54 am

6:40 am Ma now digging in the nest. Trooper flies off to the evergreen.
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Re: Delta2 2020 -2021 Observation and Discussion Thread

Post by Sandy_W » Tue Feb 23, 2021 6:56 am

6:43 am Ma in the nest calls out as Trooper is at the evergreen.
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Re: Delta2 2020 -2021 Observation and Discussion Thread

Post by Sandy_W » Tue Feb 23, 2021 6:58 am

6:46 am Ma calls out a couple more times then moves up to the long branch.
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Re: Delta2 2020 -2021 Observation and Discussion Thread

Post by Sandy_W » Tue Feb 23, 2021 6:59 am

6:48 am Ma turns around on the branch and then flies.
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Re: Delta2 2020 -2021 Observation and Discussion Thread

Post by Sandy_W » Tue Feb 23, 2021 7:01 am

6:50 am Trooper then flies from the evergreen. Found someone at the center pole and after watching could see both Ma and Trooper.
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Re: Delta2 2020 -2021 Observation and Discussion Thread

Post by Sandy_W » Tue Feb 23, 2021 7:03 am

7:01 am either Ma or Trooper flew from the nest.
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Re: Delta2 2020 -2021 Observation and Discussion Thread

Post by Sandy_W » Tue Feb 23, 2021 7:08 am

7:05 am no one is at the tower eagle that I can see. Recording this as yesterday, someone looked to be in the nest most of the day and thought maybe there was an egg. Still not sure but no one is at the nest at this time. Either Ma or Trooper are at the center pole.
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7:07 am logging off both cams as need to go.
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Re: Delta2 2020 -2021 Observation and Discussion Thread

Post by Sandy_W » Tue Feb 23, 2021 9:05 am

8:12 am in rollback, Trooper lands in the nest followed by Ma.
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Re: Delta2 2020 -2021 Observation and Discussion Thread

Post by Sandy_W » Tue Feb 23, 2021 9:07 am

8:19 am in rollback, Ma and Trooper working around the nest. Looks like Ma started to hop up on the long branch but slide down.
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Re: Delta2 2020 -2021 Observation and Discussion Thread

Post by Sandy_W » Tue Feb 23, 2021 9:10 am

8:23 am in rollback, Trooper initiates mating with Ma and then they both go back to working in the nest.
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Re: Delta2 2020 -2021 Observation and Discussion Thread

Post by Sandy_W » Tue Feb 23, 2021 9:12 am

8:31 am in rollback, some watching from the nest and some work, along with another mating session.
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Re: Delta2 2020 -2021 Observation and Discussion Thread

Post by Sandy_W » Tue Feb 23, 2021 9:14 am

8:32 am in rollback, after mating it is time for a short break to watch their territory.
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Re: Delta2 2020 -2021 Observation and Discussion Thread

Post by Sandy_W » Tue Feb 23, 2021 9:17 am

8:39 am in rollback, Trooper initiates mating again with Ma at the back rails.
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Re: Delta2 2020 -2021 Observation and Discussion Thread

Post by Sandy_W » Tue Feb 23, 2021 9:19 am

8:49 am in rollback, for the last 10 minutes, Ma pokes around the nest but mostly both are just watching from the nest.
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Re: Delta2 2020 -2021 Observation and Discussion Thread

Post by Sandy_W » Tue Feb 23, 2021 9:21 am

8:51 am in rollback, both Ma and Trooper are vocalizing.
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Re: Delta2 2020 -2021 Observation and Discussion Thread

Post by Sandy_W » Tue Feb 23, 2021 9:23 am

8:52 am in rollback, Ma flies from the nest or may have gone up to the long branch. Trooper then vocalizes.
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Re: Delta2 2020 -2021 Observation and Discussion Thread

Post by Sandy_W » Tue Feb 23, 2021 9:24 am

8:57 am in rollback, Trooper has been eating some leftovers and when finished moved to work in the nest bowl.
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Re: Delta2 2020 -2021 Observation and Discussion Thread

Post by Sandy_W » Tue Feb 23, 2021 9:30 am

9:01 am in rollback, Trooper had been just watching and then another mating when Ma comes back in the nest. I do think she sent Trooper a signal as she landed in the nest, she laid down. These two are wanting eggs for sure.
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Re: Delta2 2020 -2021 Observation and Discussion Thread

Post by Sandy_W » Tue Feb 23, 2021 9:32 am

9:01 am in rollback, after mating they go back to work.
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