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07 Dec 2014

Loving those bald eagles

I am continually entranced by seeing bald eagles so today was nearly an overload. I hosted a workshop in Maryland where dozens of eagles nest and migrate. There is a large dam with a hydro-electric plant that is in the perfect location for eagles heading south as waters freeze up north. Of course, this year the north isn’t frozen yet, so there were only about 35 eagles flying around. Usually there is over 100, but I can’t complain about 35. […]

29 Mar 2013

Crazy hawk pays the price for trying to steal eagle eggs at Duke Farms

This is an amazing clip from the Duke Farms live eagle camera. A not-too-smart hawk tried landing in the nest to steal the eggs. It didn’t work out so well for the hawk, but the eagles had a fine lunch. Dukes Farms is one of my favorite places photograph since they opened the estate last year. The eagles are in a restricted area that you can’t access, which is good, but there are lots of other photo opportunities on the […]

11 Jul 2010

What’s good: Eagles, salmon, moose and caribou in Alaska

Another great day in Alaska. Today we worked the Kanai Penninsula from one end to the other. On the way back north, we saw eagles soaring off a bluff. We found a place to pull and and a short hike took us to the bluff’s edge where bald and golden eagles soared right past us like they were in a parade. We had well over 50 birds pass by including a slew of golden eagles. Neither Walter or I had […]