Love is in the air at the Harmar bald eagle nest. Gina Gilmore saw lots of activity last weekend.
Sometimes the female calls for her mate (above). He flies in to see her and they mate (on 8 Feb).
… and mate again (on 10 Feb).
They’re getting ready to nest, though their first egg is at least a week away, maybe more.
The Harmar pair historically lays 10-18 days later than the Hays bald eagles whose first egg arrived this week on 12 Feb 2019 at 6:45pm. In 2015-2018, Harmar’s first egg was between February 20 and March 9.
This year there’s no camera on the new Harmar nest so we’ll have to watch the female’s behavior to know when her first egg arrives.
In the meantime love is in the air. Happy Valentine’s Day!
(photos by Gina Gilmore)
8 thoughts on “Love Is In The Air”
Thank you both so much. We miss our cam, but we have you. Thank you Kate and thank you especially, Gina…as always.
What wonderful pictures, such beautiful animals, thank you Gina!!!
Ooooops …. PA
Great Pics, as always Gina.
Speaking of love in the air…
This guy’s been taking care of this rescued stork named Malena for 25 years ??
Thank you for sharing. What a cool story!
Thank You Kate so much. I love the Harmar’s way to much . just don’t want them to be forgot without a cam . Thank You to Gina
Thank you Kate and Gina! Love this! Miss the cam for sure hopefully next year they’ll be able to put one in