Black Eagles Nest in South Africa

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Post by Mamicja » July 31st, 2014, 9:52 pm

:hi:
July 31st
Today is Jono's second day without food. Emoyeni brought only greenery, I haven't seen Thulane.
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Jono is very hungry and even tried to eat a big feather.
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Video by Kansastoyou 1 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=n0Ju35Jyz2Q
He/she asked Emoyeni for food and eventually snuggled under mom for the night.
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Post by Felis silvestris » August 1st, 2014, 4:12 pm

August 01

I just opened the cam after a long time. Jono has grown quite a bit, and feeding was going on:

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Post by lianaliesma » August 1st, 2014, 9:47 pm

:loveshower:
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I have been studying the traits and dispositions of the so-called "lower animals" versus the traits and dispositions of man. The result humiliates me. - Mark Twain

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Post by Mamicja » August 1st, 2014, 10:00 pm

:hi:
It's today's story...
In the morning Jono was very hungry and all the time squealed for food (didn't eat anything since around 14 on July 29th)
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Emeyeni flew away at 10:12 and was back with the prey (dassie =rock hyrax) at 14:04 nest time. Jono mantled the prey.
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But Emoyeni started to feed Jono just at 14:37, she was being very careful with an eye out for Thulane, he was close. The hackles raised on Emoyeni and she protected food. Thulane had no chance to steal.
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After feeding Jono's crop was nicely filled.
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Vids by Kansastoyou 1
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oCxfAr4r ... e=youtu.be
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=t2ewa_C2 ... e=youtu.be

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Post by Mamicja » August 5th, 2014, 11:51 pm

:hi:
August 5th
Last days food was sufficiently supplied by Emoyeni.
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Video by Asleepnomore Birdwatching https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2TxO-os ... e=youtu.be
and by sunflowerAB321 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3HrRR4L ... e=youtu.be
I still compare Jono with Nessi. Nessi at age 50 days spent for the first time the night alone. Jono is 53 days old and Emoyeni is in the nest for night.
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Post by Mamicja » August 7th, 2014, 9:12 pm

:hi:
August 7th
Jono is 55 days old. After nice feeding with gwineafowl he/she spends the first night alone.
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Post by Mamicja » August 12th, 2014, 11:45 pm

:hi:
August 12th
Jono is 60 days old
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Today parents didn't bring any new prey, only sticks and greenery.
Emoyeni took away old bones
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Jono stayed alone for the night
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Video by Kansastoyou 1 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=y-SpRXj3ZZo
and funny vid from yesterday by sunflowerAB321 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nXiWv2P ... e=youtu.be
To recall Nessi - slideshows by sunflowerAB321
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=s-llf_BkNj0
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YHzJZRftPHI
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iC_bMxfxokE

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Post by Mamicja » August 15th, 2014, 8:55 pm

:hi:
August 15th
Jono is 9 weeks old today.
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Today's food delivery by Kansastoyou 1 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=H3E6vl4 ... e=youtu.be

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Post by Mamicja » August 20th, 2014, 10:53 pm

:hi:
August 20th
Today were two food deliveries: guinea fowl in the morning and rock rabbit at dusk. As yesterday was no food, Jono was hungry and ate big part of the bird (huge crop in the evening)
First time since August 8th Emoyeni stayed in nest for the night to guard the prey together with Jono, which was lying on it.
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Videos of today by Kansastoyou 1
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FgDisgkjMXI
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pzG4gg9BoYA
and sunflowerAB321
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Tp-MJaJj ... e=youtu.be
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4w7PD2EE ... e=youtu.be
Fledging takes place between 90 and 105 days, so it is closer and closer for Jono.

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Post by Mamicja » August 25th, 2014, 8:13 pm

:hi:
August 25th
Jono is 73 days old and became a beautiful eaglet
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Tady's memu - dassie
Videos of today by Asleepnomore Birdwatching
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-8UF-qlj ... e=youtu.be
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qfiKN8nI ... e=youtu.be
and Kansastoyou 1
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SL-A4-fCYRY

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Post by Mamicja » August 28th, 2014, 12:05 am

:hi:
August 27th
More and more jumps and wings exercises
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Post by lianaliesma » August 29th, 2014, 9:25 am

:hi:

August 29

8.20 Jono :loveshower:
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Post by lianaliesma » September 5th, 2014, 10:50 am

5 September

10.30 :loveshower:
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Post by Felis silvestris » September 10th, 2014, 11:30 am

September 10


Breaking news from Africam:
Jono has fledged and is on Cliff wall now.

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Post by Felis silvestris » September 14th, 2014, 12:35 am

Facebook has some photos taken on Sept. 12 by Shane Wilken of Jono:

https://www.facebook.com/blackeagleproj ... 8679277264

and 2 from Mohammed Jinnah taken on Sept. 13

https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?fbid ... 668&type=1
https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?fbid ... nt_count=1

Jono looks gorgeous!
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Post by Mamicja » September 16th, 2014, 7:28 pm

:hi:
September 16th
14:46 - 15:02 nest time, a bird (Dove?) visited the nest, but not Jono. :puzzled:
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Post by lianaliesma » September 17th, 2014, 8:26 pm

:loveshower: :hi:
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Post by Mamicja » September 17th, 2014, 8:42 pm

Now Jono is sleeping in the nest

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Post by Mamicja » September 18th, 2014, 6:43 pm

:hi:
September 18th
Jono is in the nest again :loveshower:
Jono's crop looks full. :D
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Jono is going to spend the night there.
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Videos by sunflowerAB321 http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=q1MGI46P ... e=youtu.be
and knarley123 http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=v3dY8NHj ... e=youtu.be

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