Bring on the Cold

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Don’t let this weather keep you inside. I would love to see it COLD all week! With the freezing cold, comes better eagle viewing in Clarksville, Missouri. Take a look at the eagles I caught last week when there was just enough ice on the Mississippi River to let them land and eat their catch without flying back to their tree.

The ICE is NICE!

Remember, this weekend, January 26th-27th 2013 is Eagle Days, where the World Bird Sanctuary will be making eagle presentations every hour Saturday & Sunday. They usually bring 2 different types of eagles. One bald eagle, and another eagle species to compare and contrast. Last year they brought a tawny eagle. Held in the unheated Clarksville Appleshed, you’ll need to wear your coat, but it’s well wort the trip.

Just this weekend, January 19 & 20, we had a great weekend of eagle activity with over 40 eagles flying around Clarksville. But if you want to really see an eagle, you should not miss Eagle Days.

Last year I was able to get this close-up picture and more from the World Bird Sanctuary presentation:

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5 thoughts on “Bring on the Cold

  1. Counted eagles that is. They were starting to group in the trees and that is always fun to see them being so social in eagle terms.

  2. Thanks for sharing your Eagle photos! Eagle Days is always a great time to visit Clarksville. The colder the better for eagle viewing. I plan on being there on Saturday for sure.

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