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Outdoors blog eagles archive

WEDNESDAY, DEC. 5, 2012

A  bald  eagle flies off with its catch at Frentress Lake in the backwaters of the Mississippi River Friday, March 19, 2010, in East Dubuque, Ill. People have reported seeing over fifty  bald  eagles at once. (AP Photo/The Telegraph Herald, Jessica Reilly)  (AP Photo/The Telegraph Herald, Jessica Reilly)

Bald eagle numbers increase at Lake CdA

WILDLIFE WATCHING -- A total of 121 bald eagles were counted Tuesday in the Wolf Lodge Bay area of Lake Coeur d'Alene, up from 100 eagles counted on Nov. 27 during their annual congregation to feast on spawning kokanee. BLM wildlife biologist Carrie Hugo said...

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WEDNESDAY, NOV. 28, 2012

TUESDAY, NOV. 27, 2012

WEDNESDAY, NOV. 21, 2012

TUESDAY, NOV. 20, 2012

SUNDAY, NOV. 18, 2012

FRIDAY, NOV. 16, 2012

TUESDAY, AUG. 7, 2012

TUESDAY, APRIL 10, 2012

TUESDAY, JAN. 17, 2012

THURSDAY, DEC. 29, 2011

THURSDAY, DEC. 22, 2011

SATURDAY, DEC. 17, 2011


A mature bald eagle cruises above the cold water looking for kokanee at Lake Coeur d'Alene. 
 (Photos by Brian Plonka / The Spokesman-Review)

It's a record! Bald eagles mobbing Lake CdA

WILDLIFE WATCHING -- Bald eagles are mobbing Lake Coeur d’Alene in record numbers this week. On Thursday, U.S. Bureau of Land Management wildlife biologist Carrie Hugo returned from an eagle cruise boat tour and reported that eagles were "all over the place" compared to just...

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FRIDAY, DEC. 9, 2011

WEDNESDAY, DEC. 7, 2011

A bald eagle is perched on a branch at Higgens Point above Lake Coeur d'Alene on Thursday. Birdwatchers and photographers gather along the lake's eastern arm this time of year to watch the eagles. The birds migrate through the region on their way south each December. (Kathy Plonka)

CdA bald eagle survey canceled this week

BIRDWATCHING -- The weekly fall/winter survey of bald eagles congregating at Lake Coeur d'Alene has been cancelled this week as BLM staffers are in training meetings. But the birds are there by the dozens, as you learned last week in this blog post followed by...

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WEDNESDAY, NOV. 30, 2011

TUESDAY, NOV. 22, 2011

MONDAY, NOV. 14, 2011

FRIDAY, JULY 15, 2011

Bald eagles in a nest in Seattle as viewed through the Washington Fish and Wildlife Department's EagleCam. (Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife)

Fledgling ‘EagleCam’ star found dead

WILDLIFE WATCHING-- One of the young eagles monitored on a popular Seattle-area EagleCam has died, Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife reports. The fledgling eagles were just learning how to fly when one was found dead near the nest tree Tuesday. There were no visible...

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SATURDAY, JUNE 18, 2011

WEDNESDAY, APRIL 13, 2011

Eagle cam: Eaglets are beefing up 

Webcam chat at Ustream WILDLIFE -- Less than two weeks old, three eaglets are starting to get big enough in their nest that the parents have a hard time settling down for a restful night. Stay tuned along with about 4 million viewers EACH DAY...

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SUNDAY, APRIL 10, 2011

WEDNESDAY, APRIL 6, 2011


SATURDAY, APRIL 2, 2011

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