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It has been quite a busy week in Decorah, Iowa!
Here are the top 5 Decorah Eagles moments, in no particular order:
1. First Pip of the Decorah Eagles 2012 Season!
2. The Hatching of D12!
3. The Hatching of D13
4. Mom feeds D12 while D13 Sleeps
5. Mom and Dad Change Shifts Taking Care of Eaglets
And the EGGcitement continues as we await the hatch of D14!
Be sure to tune in here so you don’t miss a moment: http://www.ustream.tv/decoraheagles
It has been quite a busy week on Ustream! In case you missed it, here is a run-down of the top 5 Ustream moments this week, in no particular order:
1. President Obama Makes NCAA Picks
2. Bruce Springsteen Gives SXSW 2012 Keynote
3. Roshon Fegan Dancing with the Stars Freestyle
4. Woody Harrelson and Lenny Kravitz Hunger Games Interview
5. An Up-Close Look at all three Decorah Eagle Eggs!
It’s been a great year at Ustream, and before we look forward to 2012, we wanted to take a moment to look back at the moments that defined Ustream over the past year. It’s an eclectic grouping–where else can you see a celebrity become unhinged, a world tragedy play out before your eyes, and America’s national bird hatching in a nest in Iowa???
HighlightsByLakeshia Proudly Presents:
The Hatch of Decorah Eaglet E-3
We laughed, we cried, we watched over 200 MILLION times. The Decorah Eagles are easily the biggest celeb on Ustream (sorry Beliebers) and their fanbase is 2nd to none.
Now that our beloved Eaglets have fledged, many fans are taking a walk, er flight down memory lane, reliving all those precious moments we witnessed over the last couple of months. Thanks to the release of never seen footage on the Decorah Channel, and my keen eagle eye senses (pun intended) l am proud to present one of my finest highlights: The hatching of E-3!
Hold the applause please, I have more news! As I continue to review all the wonderful footage Bob has been so gracious to let us watch, I will continue to post every golden moment I find on a weekly basis. Highlights will be added weekly of Decorah moments that made us fall head over heels (er, talons) with the Decorah Eagles every week.
I am proud to present, for the very first time, the actual hatching of Decorah Eaglet E-3 on Ustream
(Tip: If your eyes get a little watery, just blame it on allergy season)
We all knew there would be an adjustment period–a grieving period if you will–following the shut-down of the Decorah Eagle Cam on July 29th. After all, many “eagleholics” devoted the past 6 months of their lives to tracking the developments and progress of the eaglets. However, the outpouring of grief was so profound and so heart-wrenching that Ustream decided to work with the Raptor Resource Project to bring the cam back to life. So we’re happy to announce that as of today, the cam is back on!
And there is one major notable improvement…you may notice there’s a map in the Channel info section. This map is updated weekly and tracks the path of the eaglets now that they’re fully grown and exploring their world. One of the eagles (dubbed, “D1”) has been equipped with a tracking device that allows RRP Executive Director Bob Anderson to closely monitor the eagle’s whereabouts. The tracking device will also allow eagleholics to obsessively monitor and track where they’ve flown off to!
The eagles have fledged, but there’s still plenty to see from the cam. Stay tuned and you may just see them alighting on the old familiar branch where we all watched them grow and learn to fly…far above the rolling hills and bucolic farmland of Decorah, Iowa.