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By: golden1 (offline) on Monday, February 20 2012 @ 12:10 PM EST  
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February 20, 2012 It sounds very windy here today, but it is sunny.

Mary nice catch of the eggs all lined up.

11:03 11:06 Mom is up rolling the eggs and then she settles down to incubate.

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By: golden1 (offline) on Monday, February 20 2012 @ 12:11 PM EST  
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lol Bev we tuned in at the same time. I like all the snaps we got in this time frame.


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By: IrishEyes (offline) on Monday, February 20 2012 @ 12:18 PM EST  
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Quote by: golden1

lol Bev we tuned in at the same time. I like all the snaps we got in this time frame.



gigglegreat minds and all that stuff Donna...... me too love all the scaps...:thumrht:


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By: MaryF (offline) on Monday, February 20 2012 @ 12:58 PM EST  
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It's a nice sunny day in Davenport, but quite windy. It seems to be windy a lot at this nest.

Notice how Mom's wing feathers are all ruffled up

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Afew minutes later there is some soft talking and....

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The other parent literally floats into the nest with a stick and is now eye-balling the eggs

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It was so interesting watching Dad? "float" into the nest that I forgot to push my key to get the shot! Frustration



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By: MaryF (offline) on Monday, February 20 2012 @ 11:57 PM EST  
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About 10:35PM nest time and Mom is covered with snow!! It looks like the wet, heavy kind.

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By: IrishEyes (offline) on Tuesday, February 21 2012 @ 07:21 AM EST  
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Good MOrning Davenport.. Tuesday Feb.21, 2012

Hi Donna..

Nice scaps Mary..

6:16am
Mom is awake and looks wet incubating the eggs..

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6:17am
Mom puts her head down incubating the eggs... overcast... light rain..

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6:26am
Mom calls and looks around
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By: IrishEyes (offline) on Tuesday, February 21 2012 @ 07:43 AM EST  
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6:42am
MOm calls again and cont. to look around..she needs a break
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6:43am
Mom is shaking the rain on her head.. no sign of Dad yet..
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6:52am
Mom looked all around..called..gets up of the eggs and exited the nest from the top?12 ...giving us a view of the eggs.. can see pieces of snow that fell in the nest bowl when Mom got up..or maybe it is bits of white feathers......can hear lots of thrilling of nest.
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6:53am
Dad is nice and dry and is entering the nest
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By: IrishEyes (offline) on Tuesday, February 21 2012 @ 08:04 AM EST  
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6:53am
Dad stops and looks at the eggs
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He entered the nest bowl
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6:54am
Dad gently places his talons on one of the eggs .. {be careful Dad}....while trying to roll them..
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