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News From Our Nests

Post by jkr » Sat Mar 03, 2018 4:45 pm

Here is a place to keep us updated on news and events happening at the nests.
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Post by jkr » Sat Mar 03, 2018 4:50 pm

March 3rd: Congratulations go out to Ma and Pa Delta2 on the delivery of their first egg of the season. Congratulations also to their dedicated followers. :rh:

Second egg arrived March 6th.
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Post by Jean » Mon Mar 12, 2018 9:54 am

Thanks jkr for posting about the eggs at Delta2! I just found this link so am happy to see it here! And thanks Karen for letting everyone know about David's talk.
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Post by SueB » Mon Mar 12, 2018 4:04 pm

karenbills wrote:
Mon Mar 12, 2018 1:35 pm
karenbills wrote:
Mon Mar 12, 2018 9:38 am
Attention local HWF members:

David Hancock will be interviewed on CBC Vancouver radio (690 AM) this afternoon on the Gloria Macarenko show sometime during the 3:30 p.m. to 4 p.m. time slot.
Scott just posted, on his Chilliwack eagles thread in our forum, a link that he says might enable our members to listed online.

Try this: On The Coast with Gloria Macarenko
Hi Karen, I just listened for the entire half hour and they mentioned that David Hancock would be up next but I never heard him. Was anyone recording this so that we can listen to later?

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Post by JudyB » Mon Mar 12, 2018 4:12 pm

Same here, Sue. I didn't hear anything after the initial announcement. Dinner time here - and it seems they would have said if he was going to be on later instead?

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Post by JudyB » Tue Mar 13, 2018 1:31 pm

Attention HWF members:

David Hancock will be interviewed on CBC Vancouver radio (690 AM) this afternoon, Tuesday March 13, on the Gloria Macarenko show at 4:30 pm pacific time (or possibly in the 4:30 - 5 pm segment). This is the interview that was originally scheduled for yesterday afternoon.

With thanks to Scott, here's a link that might enable our members to listen online (it worked for me yesterday):

On The Coast with Gloria Macarenko

Please spread the word!

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Post by MaryF » Thu Apr 12, 2018 3:06 pm

Very interesting news~!! Mom Decorah North has laid another egg this afternoon at about 3:20! Amazing!! Her first egg which was laid on February 25th was somehow squashed or broken on the night of March 15th. Amazing that she has started another clutch this long afterwards!! Only time will tell if it is a fertile egg!
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Post by JudyB » Thu Apr 12, 2018 5:22 pm

MaryF wrote:
Thu Apr 12, 2018 3:06 pm
Very interesting news~!! Mom Decorah North has laid another egg this afternoon at about 3:20! Amazing!! Her first egg which was laid on February 25th was somehow squashed or broken on the night of March 15th. Amazing that she has started another clutch this long afterwards!! Only time will tell if it is a fertile egg!
Thanks, Mary - keeping fingers crossed!

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Post by IrishEyes » Sun Apr 15, 2018 10:59 am

SUNDAY , APRIL 15, 2018

Congratulations Mom Honeycomb and Mate on your first egg of the season ..... the cams were down and we think it was laid some time April 14 and we saw it early this morning .. and Congratulations to all who follow this nest also :rh:
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Post by FlyForeverFree » Mon Apr 23, 2018 7:06 pm

Osprey News... Dunrovin nest in Lolo Montana

Home to Harriet and Hal.

Harriet laid their first egg of the season on Monday, April 23rd at 2:18 pm
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Post by IrishEyes » Mon May 21, 2018 7:15 pm

MONDAY , MAY 21 , 2018

Congratulations Mom and Dad Honeycomb on your first chick of the season ! :woohoo:


Egg Hatched.. May 21 at 4:22pm . viewtopic.php?p=56638#p56638

The original male on this nest disappeared last season ... there is a new male on this nest and Mom laid one egg and we are all so excited for Mom and Dad ... :rh:
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Post by IrishEyes » Tue May 22, 2018 8:19 am

TUESDAY, MAY 22, 2018

Congratulations Mom and Dad Kenai on your first chick this season :love: :woohoo:

viewtopic.php?p=56886#p56886


Wonders never cease ..

Congratulations Mom and Dad Kenai on chick # 2 at 3:30pm May 22 .. 9.5 hours after first chick hatched :love:
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Post by IrishEyes » Tue May 29, 2018 12:34 pm

TUESDAY , MAY 29, 2018

We at Harrison Mills are saddened at the loss of Mom and Dads only chick who passed over the rainbow under the comfort of Mom during the night :cry1: .. Chips was going to be 8 days old today ... he was a spry energetic chick from the day he hatch .... reason for his death is unknown.....

Start here ........ viewtopic.php?p=60245#p60245

and there are lots of beautiful pictures of Chips from the time he hatched..

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Post by FlyForeverFree » Sat Jun 02, 2018 8:05 am

Saturday June 2nd, 2018

Dunrovin Ospreys, Harriet and Hal, welcomed their first chick of the season last evening at 8:30 pm on day 39.. 2 more eggs are expected to hatch :luck:

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link to the cam can be found on their Youtube site.

https://www.youtube.com/user/DaysAtDunrovin/featured

link to the thread on the forum...

viewtopic.php?f=38&t=180

if anyone wants to join in with covering this nest, it would be most appreciated. :thumlft:
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Post by JudyB » Wed Jun 27, 2018 6:51 pm

Some of us used to watch Elsie and Einstein on the Lake of the Ozarks eagle cam - and when the cam went offline, we continued to check their Facebook page for updates. And a little over a year ago, there was a terrible storm, and they initially thought they lost both the youngest of the three chicks and Elsie - but as they continued to search, they found eaglet Junior on the ground but OK, and he eventually returned to the nest - but Elsie wasn't so lucky - she broke a couple of bones in her wing during the storm, and a local rehab group was able to capture her and take her for treatment. There are more details on our old forum - http://archive.hancockwildlife.org/foru ... 406#991406

There are additional reports on Elsie's treatment there - and she improved a lot, but did not seem capable of the sort of sustained flight that's necessary for an eagle to survive in the wild.

Sadly, that did not improve, and she was recently declared non-releasable, and happily has found a new home, at the Mill Mountain Zoo in Virginia, with a male eagle named Zeus who lost a wing and cannot fly. It sounds as if they are building a new habitat for these two new acquisitions, and are designing it to accommodate both flight-capable and non-flying eagles.

Here's a link to a great story about Elsie's new home, with additional links - http://www.lakenewsonline.com/news/2018 ... o-virginia

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