Live adult 1 on 1 cams
The young eaglets continued to thrive and develop into juvenile eagles, fledging the nest April 16 (E7) & May 3 (E8).
Pursuant to state and federal law it is illegal to "take, feed, disturb, possess, sell, purchase or barter, or attempt to engage in any such conduct, any bald eagle or parts thereof, or their nests or eggs.On Saturday, September 19th, Ozzie made an appearance at the nest.On September 27th, after seen fighting with a male eagle in the area, Ozzie was found injured and again admitted back into CROW’s care. The fourth season (October 2015- June 2016) was a season of many firsts for Harriet & her new mate M15 (short for Male 2015).Both successfully hatched eaglets (E7 hatched January 26 at am (day 38); E8 hatched January 27 at pm (day 36)) and spending the first few weeks of life developing on schedule. 9, E8 had to be cut free from the nest after getting monofilament fishing line wrapped around its leg and foot cutting off circulation, causing swelling.E8 was taken to the CROW clinic for treatment and released back to the nest 3 days later.(See diagram right for picture of cam locations) Both cameras are environmentally friendly, non-intrusive and positioned to offer the best view of the nest and birds while preserving the pristine beauty of the nest and their surroundings.
A third camera (Cam #3) is installed closer to the north of the pond, to capture activity happening around the pasture and in the pond area.
• The nest sits 60 feet above the ground, in a Slash Pine tree.
In the Spring of 2016, the nest detrioriated and completely fell apart.
Ozzie & Harriett returned to the nest in October and laid two eggs in November. The first egg (E5) was laid November 19 and hatched (37 days) Dec. The 2nd egg (E6) was laid November 22 and hatched (35 days) Dec. (CROW) for evaluation after showing signs of disorientation and injury.
The 1st egg (E3) was laid November 17 at 4.37pm and hatched (36 days) Dec. The 2nd egg (E4) was laid November 20 at PM and hatched (35 days) Dec. After 97 days of care to recover from a broken left clavicle and a broken left coracoid bone, Ozzie was released back into the wild near the nest.
This is their second season as a mated pair at this location.