Hank Sims / Saturday, March 16, 2013 @ 9:29 p.m. / wildlife
NEW ARRIVAL: The Humboldt Bay Eagles Have Laid an Egg!
The eagle egg has landed!
A couple of hours ago, the obsessive eagle freaks over at the Humboldt Bay Eagles Facebook group were a-watchin’ the ol’ eaglecam and they noticed that mama eagle was settling into … wait, could it really be … ?
— screenshotted by Ciara Weaver
The aforementioned freaks captured video of the event and its joyous aftermath, then YouTubed it for all to enjoy. (I believe Karen Hammes deserves a special shoutout, here.)
Check it out! Near the end the proud papa zooms back to home base, examines his shelled progeny and emits a victory shriek.