How common is it to see golden eagles in central minnesota?
Peace and All Good! Carolyn Law
> On Apr 5, 2014, at 8:49 PM, "Alyssa DeRubeis" <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
> My boyfriend and I ventured to Crow-Hassan Park Reserve (near Rogers) this
> afternoon. The highlight was watching a juvenile Golden Eagle a little east
> of the main portion of the reserve. I saw a large dark raptor with an
> obvious dihedral, then saw that the bird clearly had a large head. When it
> went down into a wooded ravine, I caught a quick glimpse if the white band
> at the base of the tail.
> Some nice spring/county birds observed or heard include: Trumpeter Swan,
> Snow Goose (one mixed in a flock that was either Lesser Canada Geese or
> Greater White-fronted Geese), four duck species, Great Blue Heron (2),
> Northern Harrier (1), Rough-legged Hawk (1), Sandhill Crane (2-4), American
> Kestrel (2), Barred Owl (2), Eastern Phoebe (1), Hermit Thrush (2), and
> Eastern Meadowlark (3).
> Good birding!
> Alyssa DeRubeis
> Lake Mills, IA
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