Thursday, March 31, 2011

Decorah, Iowa, American Bald Eagle’s Web Cam

It’s one of the hottest and heaviest hit site on the net right now, the live stream of the Decorah, Iowa, American Bald Eagle’s Web Cam.

If you have gone on line to see it than you should, it is memorizing to watch the parents sitting waiting for the first egg to hatch.

The first egg out of three eggs total is to hatch soon. They say around April 1st or soon after.

So if you would like to see more and learn more check out this web site: http://www.ustream.tv/decoraheagles

If you look down the page there is a lot of information posted about the Eagles and more. So take some time to read down the page from the live stream web cam.

This is all part of the Raptor Resource Project. Here is a web site for the Raptor Resource Project: http://www.raptorresource.org/

Enjoy learning and watching.

Tuesday, March 1, 2011

Hunter Education Safety Class

Gilbertson Nature Center
Saturday, April 2, 2011, 7:30 AM – 5:00 PM
and
Sunday, April 3, 2011, 7:30 AM – 2:30 PM

Participants must Pre-Register by March 25, 2011 to be able to participate in the class.

Hunter Safety Education Class is required according to Iowa law; any one born after January 1, 1972 is required to complete and pass a Hunter Education Safety Class to be able to purchase an Iowa Hunting License. This certification will also meet the requirements of other states.

Participants must be a minimum of 11 years of age. Attendance is required during each of the sessions.

To pre-register or for more information call Dawn at the Gilbertson Nature Center at 563-426-5740 or e-mail: gncfccb@alpinecom.net. If the answering machine answers please leave the first and last name(s) of the person(s) who what to be in the class, phone number for contacting them, their school location and grade, so the student can get a study guide to do the required chapter reviews.