Harrison Mills Observation and Discussion Nest thread ..2018--2019

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Re: Harrison Mills Observation and Discussion Nest thread ..2018--2019

Post by Yolande » Tue Sep 24, 2019 11:42 am

Dad spent some time preening while Lady worked away at moving branches..
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Re: Harrison Mills Observation and Discussion Nest thread ..2018--2019

Post by Yolande » Tue Sep 24, 2019 11:45 am

Dad came back into the nest and there was some more pecking when he bagan moving things around - Lady went to the runway this time..
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Re: Harrison Mills Observation and Discussion Nest thread ..2018--2019

Post by Yolande » Tue Sep 24, 2019 11:49 am

She came back into the nest when Dad lay down - and made him get up - too funny!
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Re: Harrison Mills Observation and Discussion Nest thread ..2018--2019

Post by Yolande » Tue Sep 24, 2019 11:52 am

Both eagles worked together for a little while, but Dad did go back to the runway and watched Lady work from there...
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Re: Harrison Mills Observation and Discussion Nest thread ..2018--2019

Post by Yolande » Tue Sep 24, 2019 11:57 am

He flew off at one point, but was soon back...with a branch..
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Re: Harrison Mills Observation and Discussion Nest thread ..2018--2019

Post by Yolande » Tue Sep 24, 2019 12:02 pm

More pecking, I'm afraid...lol and Dad went to the runway.
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Lady decided to go to the ICB and Dad returned to the nest and lay down...
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Re: Harrison Mills Observation and Discussion Nest thread ..2018--2019

Post by Yolande » Tue Sep 24, 2019 12:05 pm

Dad was up and working when Lady flew off at 10:53am
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Dad flew off at 10:56am
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No visits since then...

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Re: Harrison Mills Observation and Discussion Nest thread ..2018--2019

Post by Yolande » Tue Sep 24, 2019 12:15 pm

I had a quick look around on the NPTZ and don't see them perched along the river or out on the flats at Mom's perch...but, there is a jay..
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ADD: I did notice that neither Dad nor Lady has a full crop - they are looking very flat!

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Re: Harrison Mills Observation and Discussion Nest thread ..2018--2019

Post by IrishEyes » Tue Sep 24, 2019 12:37 pm

Thanks Yolande and Darlene for the updates and welcome back Yolande ... Great catch of the eagles on the flats Yolande and seeing the 2 flying in and Darlene for seeing them on the nest .. thanks for checking the DVR and all the great s'caps of Dad and Lady Yolande :)


12:35pm
Windy at the empty nest
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I checked the DVR back to your last post Yolande and no new near visits ... Hope Dad and Lady are of to find food :luck:

I suspected the spawning salmon hasn't made its way back to H Mills yet !
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Re: Harrison Mills Observation and Discussion Nest thread ..2018--2019

Post by IrishEyes » Tue Sep 24, 2019 1:25 pm

1:23pm
Windy at the empty nest
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1:57a
Same as above

I checked the DVR back to my last post and no new nest visits .

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2:13 pom
Quiet at the empty nest and no new nest visits..
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Re: Harrison Mills Observation and Discussion Nest thread ..2018--2019

Post by IrishEyes » Tue Sep 24, 2019 2:45 pm

2:41p
Quiet except for the wind at the empty nest
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I checked the DVR back to my last post and no eagles seen or heard.'

I need to start Dinner here ,,, BBL
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Re: Harrison Mills Observation and Discussion Nest thread ..2018--2019

Post by IrishEyes » Tue Sep 24, 2019 3:41 pm

3:39p
Peeking in and windy at the empty nest ... checked the DVR and no new nest visits .
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Re: Harrison Mills Observation and Discussion Nest thread ..2018--2019

Post by Yolande » Tue Sep 24, 2019 4:14 pm

Hi again - and thank-you, Bev...

Just here and I see Dad is in the nest working away moving branches..
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He hopped onto the ICB ...will just hop on the cam and move it a touch..

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Re: Harrison Mills Observation and Discussion Nest thread ..2018--2019

Post by Yolande » Tue Sep 24, 2019 4:17 pm

Off he flew at 4:16pm
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I checked the treetops at Dad's perch and he's not there - or to the right of the lone tree.

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Re: Harrison Mills Observation and Discussion Nest thread ..2018--2019

Post by Yolande » Tue Sep 24, 2019 4:22 pm

From the DVR:

Dad arrived at 4:03pm with a nice branch and placed it..
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Re: Harrison Mills Observation and Discussion Nest thread ..2018--2019

Post by Yolande » Tue Sep 24, 2019 4:26 pm

Lady arrived at 4:04pm
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and got right to work moving a branch in the rails...
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Re: Harrison Mills Observation and Discussion Nest thread ..2018--2019

Post by Yolande » Tue Sep 24, 2019 4:30 pm

Cont:
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The cam skipped forward and Lady is now on the runway - Dad working at the top of the nest..
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Lady flew off from the runway at 4:08pm and continued working in the nest until he flew off at 4:16pm.
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Re: Harrison Mills Observation and Discussion Nest thread ..2018--2019

Post by Yolande » Tue Sep 24, 2019 4:31 pm

Dad is back at 4:30pm
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Busy moving branches - then trying out the nest bole..
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Re: Harrison Mills Observation and Discussion Nest thread ..2018--2019

Post by Yolande » Tue Sep 24, 2019 4:35 pm

Now back to moving a branch...
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Re: Harrison Mills Observation and Discussion Nest thread ..2018--2019

Post by Yolande » Tue Sep 24, 2019 4:37 pm

Lady arrived at 4:36pm, picked up the branch Dad was moving - and moved it herself...lol
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Lady digging in the nest bole..
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Re: Harrison Mills Observation and Discussion Nest thread ..2018--2019

Post by Yolande » Tue Sep 24, 2019 4:39 pm

Dad moved to the runway..
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Lady working on a branch [big!]
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Re: Harrison Mills Observation and Discussion Nest thread ..2018--2019

Post by Yolande » Tue Sep 24, 2019 4:43 pm

Lady still moving branches - Dad is relaxed on his perch..
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Dad flew off at 4:42pm...
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Re: Harrison Mills Observation and Discussion Nest thread ..2018--2019

Post by Yolande » Tue Sep 24, 2019 4:47 pm

It looked like Lady was going to fly off, but she went to the BSB..
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Re: Harrison Mills Observation and Discussion Nest thread ..2018--2019

Post by Yolande » Tue Sep 24, 2019 4:55 pm

She turned on the BSB and flew off to the right at 4:53pm..
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Nice visit!.. :)

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Re: Harrison Mills Observation and Discussion Nest thread ..2018--2019

Post by IrishEyes » Tue Sep 24, 2019 5:07 pm

Thanks Yolande for the scaps and obsevarions of Dad and Lady .. sorry I missed it..I arrived when you posting and I didn't want to interrupt your sequence .. It seemed Dad arrived shortly after my last post :)

5PM
Windy at the empty nest
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I am locking this thread and I posted all the links from the time Dad and Lady returned on the new thread.'

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Looking forward to a successful season with Dad and Lady and all who watch this nest :grhug:
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