Endangered harpy eagle chick hatches at Zoo Miami
Sunday, January 13 2013 @ 12:26 AM EST
Contributed by: karenbills
On December 2nd, a harpy eagle chick hatched at the harpy eagle enclosure within the Amazon and Beyond exhibit.
Because bird hatchings, especially those of large raptors, are extremely delicate and experience relatively high mortality during the first few weeks, the zoo’s protocol is to wait 30 days before formally announcing the hatching to the public.
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