Monthly Archives: April 2013

Business As Usual Atop the Nest

Since we were in NJ for a few days to attend a family wedding, my bird web cam watching was put on hold.  Upon our return on Sunday I was able to get a few screen shots before nightfall of … Continue reading

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What’s For Dinner?

Starling, snake and pigeon provide some tasty morsels for the Red-tailed Hawk chicks today.  During mealtime I have only seen one chick being fed at a time.  Many times Big Red and Ezra will have their backs to the camera … Continue reading

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Another Day

Another day on the Red-tailed Hawk nest of Big Red and Ezra brings the excitement of the hatching of egg number three.  Business as usual on the nest:  meals are brought to the nest, chicks are fed,  aggressive behavior begins … Continue reading

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Chick and Egg Update

There are now five eggs on the Great Blue Heron nest at Sapsucker Pond.  Both mother and father continue to share responsibilities on the nest.  Dad is still bringing sticks and presenting them to mom.  Some of the sticks appear … Continue reading

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Hatching Red-tail Hawks

The first egg hatched sometime before dawn today and the second one not long after that.  One egg has yet to hatch.  Within what seemed like a very short time, the two chicks are waiting to be fed.  The last … Continue reading

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Nesting News

It has been a week since my last post about the Red-tailed Hawk and Great Blue Heron nests.  There are now four eggs on the Heron nest and one egg on the Hawk nest is about to hatch; pipping is … Continue reading

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Weekend Nesting

It was business as usual on both the Great Blue Heron  and Red-tailed Hawk nests on Saturday. Sunday brought a little more excitement to the Heron venue.  I was able to get a screen capture of a mating moment.  The … Continue reading

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