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Live camera shows Arctic
snowy owl, chicks in nest

Associated Press, by Staff

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Posted By:earlybird, 7/5/2014 5:50:56 PM

A high-definition camera trained on a burrow near the northernmost U.S. city is allowing researchers and any bird viewer with an Internet connection an unfettered view into the nesting den of an Arctic snowy owl. The camera went live this week and is trained on the nesting site where as many as six chicks are beginning to emerge from a burrow near Barrow, Alaska, on the coast of the Arctic Ocean. (Snip) "You´re not able to watch the birds 24/7, even with 24 hours of daylight," he said by telephone from Barrow on Wednesday. "By having the camera, it just

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: LittleHoodedMonk, 7/5/2014 6:17:38 PM     (No. 9912232)

Live Feed. Enjoy:

http://www.ustream.tv/exploreArcticSnowyOwl

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Reply 2 - Posted by: mamafrog, 7/5/2014 6:32:09 PM     (No. 9912243)

The live cameras have been such a good tool for understanding bird behavior by the general public.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: NancyD, 7/5/2014 8:19:26 PM     (No. 9912315)

I´ve been watching the Berry College eagles and the Decorah eagles. All of the eaglets have fledged. It´s amazing to watch.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: thelmalou, 7/5/2014 11:41:23 PM     (No. 9912418)

We watched the Berry eagle, and she was magnificent. We are in the area frequently, so we stopped by to visit the huge pine where the HUMONGOUS nest is.

I´m so watching this owl cam. Thanks for posting!


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Reply 5 - Posted by: RedWhiteBlue, 7/6/2014 2:53:32 AM     (No. 9912468)

The Decorah eagles had problems this year. One was found with broken wing and is in hospital now, one was found starving on the ground...maybe couldn´t feed himself? I think one is OK.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: Trigger2, 7/6/2014 5:25:34 AM     (No. 9912489)

Since this foundation cares so much about wildlife, how about a streaming cam on windmills showing eagles and other birds being murdered with approval of the goobermint?

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