VIDEO: Male bird arrived with prey to nest

Submitted by Looduskalender EN on Mon, 26.03.2018 - 12:42
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Video recorded by  Venegor, LK forum
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Estonian text posted 25.03.2018

 

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White-tailed eagle    Merikotkas       Haliaeëtus albicilla

 

For the first time since the start of the egg-laying male  Sulev brought a prey to the nest  for his partner. Not a fish but a migratory bird.

At sea there are areas with open water but fish seldom gather in such places. Rather they still keep in the safe shelter of the ice cover.

Spring advances little by little, as well as the opportunities for the white-tailed eagles to catch prey…