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DAD NORFOLK’S FIRST OFFSPRING SINCE 2011 HAS TAKEN ITS FIRST FLIGHT

For immediate release:

May 29, 2015

Norfolk, VA – Eagle On Alliance is happy to announce that the male eagle that formerly nested at Norfolk Botanical Garden and his new mate HE have their first eaglet and it left the nest today.  The eaglet has taken its first flight and will leave the area permanently within the next few weeks.  It will return to the nest for food while it learns to fend for itself this month. The eaglet hatched on March 12, 2015 and is the former NBG male’s 20th documented offspring.

 

Photograph courtesy of Carol F Senechal