Unfortunately Egg #1 was not viable and did not hatch. Being the only eaglet in the nest, E9 thrived and grew on schedule.
SWFEC has worked with wildlife officials and local biologists to insure the eagle’s safety and will not interfere or intervene with any natural events in the nest.
The stream shows Mother Nature in its true form and some content may not be suitable for all audiences.
A surprising number escaped the devastation of the 1900 Storm, and still remain.
The Strand is also the center of Mardi Gras celebrations, Dickens on the Strand festivities, and - of course - antiques, shopping, and art galleries.
The Strand National Historic Landmark District was the heart of Galveston in the late 1800s and early 1900s when its star was bright and it was full of great promise, the "New York of Texas." Many buildings still remain that were built in that era, built with all the best talents and materials that the society of the time was capable of.
Fine architects designed both the mansions along Broadway and the buildings in the Strand area in styles inspired by the golden ages of the Greeks or the Victorians.Both successfully hatched eaglets (E7 hatched January 26 at am (day 38); E8 hatched January 27 at pm (day 36)) and spending the first few weeks of life developing on schedule. 9, E8 had to be cut free from the nest after getting monofilament fishing line wrapped around its leg and foot cutting off circulation and causing swelling.E8 was taken to the CROW clinic for treatment and released back to the nest 3 days later.Luckily, Harriet & M returned to the area and got to work in September and the nest was in great shape for the laying of their two eggs in November.(Egg #1 - November 22, PM/ Egg# 2 - November 25th, PM).2016 - 2017 Season marked the second season Harriet and her new mate M15 mated as a pair.