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 Hanover, PA -- 2016/17 -- Bald Eagle Cam
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By: photofun (offline) on Saturday, February 11 2017 @ 08:50 AM EST  
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Saturday February 11, 2017

Good Saturday morning to all who love and watch the nest. Thanks Jennifer for the over night updates! I am sure Dad was close by on one of the branches to protect her and their precious egg Wub

Weather forecast for the day

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Mom showing us herpride in hernew egg

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Carefully arranging talons and toes around the egg

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By: photofun (offline) on Saturday, February 11 2017 @ 08:52 AM EST  
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Saturday continued...

Mom anchors her beak and does the egg shimmy to get that egg right up against the brood patch.

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8:52 Dad comes in with a bang and a stick

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Mom said she needs a break and off she goes leaving that precious egg in his capable talons

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By: photofun (offline) on Saturday, February 11 2017 @ 10:31 AM EST  
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Saturday continued.....

at 8:56 Dad prepares for the sitting of the egg Titter

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give is a little wiggle

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and settles in

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By: photofun (offline) on Saturday, February 11 2017 @ 11:09 AM EST  
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Saturday continued....

Dad on alert...

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leaves egg alone for just a short bit.. Mom and Dad have delayed incubation in the past to have the hatch times closer together. In season 1 she did that and they hatched one day after the other, smart girl!

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Mom back on duty

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By: photofun (offline) on Saturday, February 11 2017 @ 01:31 PM EST  
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Saturday continued...

Something I did last year... timer for the eggs layed
This one if for egg #1 layed 2/10/17 at 5:46 pm

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mating also heard off camera around 1:30pm.... egg has been alone which is good sign of a second egg coming Egg hatch


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By: photofun (offline) on Saturday, February 11 2017 @ 06:06 PM EST  
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Saturday continued....

A different perspective....Mom on nest

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Dad in with a nice big stick

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Dad has a snack

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By: photofun (offline) on Saturday, February 11 2017 @ 06:10 PM EST  
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Saturday continued

It appears there is another eagle in the area, lots of chatter. Something swooped down on the nest earlier and the eagle on the nest took off. Could be after the food on the side

Dad in the nest, Mom comes back. lots of noise

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Dad takes off and Mom chatters on

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Mom settles in for the night...

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active day for the first day of the egg... I think we can plan to see another egg on Monday! hope it is a restful night for our eagle family sleepy


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By: photofun (offline) on Sunday, February 12 2017 @ 11:17 AM EST  
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Sunday February 12, 2017

Good morning to all who love and watch this nest, hang on to your hats tonight into tomorrow going to get windy! Windy - hold on

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Raining on the nest today, Looks like Mom is hunkered down over that egg

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Dad coming in for a landing and a shift change

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