June 15, 2010

More NE Release Photos

NE was alert and ready to go. He jumped out of the arms of Lisa Barlow up onto the perch. After a few seconds to look […]
June 14, 2010

NE Takes a Swim June 13

For Chapter One of this story refer to Virginia Dept of Game and Inland Fisheries (DGIF) web page http://eaglecam.tumblr.com. At 9:55am June 13 I received an […]
May 29, 2010

ND Fledges May 29

At 6:52am the morning of May 29 the middle eaglet ND flew from the nest tree for the first time. A search with the web cam […]
May 25, 2010

All three branching

Early Tuesday morning May 25 all three of the NBG eaglets were out of the nest – branching – at the same time!!
May 24, 2010

Menu Change May 24

One of the most frequently asked questions on the WVEC eagle cam at Norfolk Botanical Garden is what do the eagles eat or do they only […]
May 23, 2010

Camellia (NC) branching May 23

Three times this morning (so far), Sunday May 23, Camellia (NC) has jumped up on one of the branches to right of his nest – at […]
May 15, 2010

Camellia on Branch May 15

At nine weeks of age Camellia (NC) has taken a giant step toward fledging and independence. The first photo above by photographer Duane Noblick taken at […]
April 30, 2010

Eaglets Eating Catfish

This morning, April 30, after 10am the male delivered a catfish to the nest. The oldest eaglet (NC) was first in line to get his share of […]
April 26, 2010

Feeding Myself

This is the middle eaglet feeding itself this afternoon (April 26). Still not quite sure how to use its feet to hold on while it pulls, […]
April 19, 2010

Self Feeding

April 19 marks a major milestone for two of the three eaglets. For the first time NC and #2 fed themselves. Between 7:05 and 7:24 this evening NC first stood […]
April 13, 2010

Gender of Bald Eagle Broods at NBG

Dr. Bryan Watts addresses the question about the gender of the eaglets that this pair of bald eagles has produced at Norfolk Botanical Garden:  A question was recently […]
April 10, 2010

On-line Bald Eagle Class – April 12

The three of us invite you to join us at an on-line class about bald eagle basics to be presented by The Center for Conservation Biology […]
April 5, 2010

We are Growing Rapidly

The NBG eaglets are growing at a rate of about one pound every three days. For the first 30 days or so most of their energy […]
April 4, 2010

Easter at the NBG Nest

It was a bright, sunny, warm day at the NBG eagle nest. Early morning sun provided the opportunity to get some great closeups of the adult […]
April 1, 2010

The Three NBG Eaglets on March 31

Photo #1 – eaglet #1, photo #2 – eaglet #2, photo #3 – eaglet #3, photo #4 – all three in order 1-2-3 Reese Lukei Jr […]
March 31, 2010

Dr Watts Response Re: March 31 Eaglet Banding at NBG

  You can click on this link – Bot_gardens_letter – or read the letter below from Dr Bryan Watts (they are both the same). —————————————————— I wanted […]
March 29, 2010

Banding the NBG Eaglets March 31

To our WVEC Eagle Cam Viewers Several viewers have expressed concerns about the banding of the bald eagle chicks on Wednesday March 31 and we do hear […]
March 27, 2010

Three Eaglet Photo Gallery

Eagle cam photos of the three two-week old eaglets from the morning of March 26. Click on photos to enlarge.