All Eyes On 3 Bald Eagle Eggs In Hays

CBS Pittsburgh

HAYS (KDKA) – The countdown is on for the nesting pair of bald eagles that has produced three eggs in in the Hays section of Pittsburgh.

Experts say there could be eagle chicks in about a month.

It’s almost a sense of euphoria at the National Aviary. It’s not just one, not even two, but three eggs in the bald eagle nest here in Pittsburgh.

“They put down a new nest. They seem to be putting down roots, to the tune of three eggs, which is unusual,” National Aviary Ornithologist Bob Mulvihill said.

There is plenty of pride for our national birds as the pair of bald eagles prepares for what could be three mouths to feed.

“There’s kind of a trigger that says lay three eggs because there’s a chance that there will be enough food for us to raise three chicks…

View original post 265 more words

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s