Best Ways To Spend New Year's Day In MinnesotaNew Year's Day offers an opportunity to get out and do new things without the hassle of crowds.
Best Places To View Wildlife Near MinnesotaVisit a Minnesota wildlife center this summer. Here are five of many great opportunities.
Feuding Bald Eagles Wake West St. Paul NeighborhoodPeople in a West St. Paul neighborhood woke up to an unusual site this morning.
Sandhill Cranes Make Huge Minnesota ComebackJust as our national symbol, the bald eagle, has become a common sight across all parts of Minnesota, there is yet another comeback worth celebrating. The 23,000-acre Carlos Avery Wildlife Management Area is nature's oasis; a sort of wild sanctuary for all kinds of critters, offering all of them a perfect habitat in which to roam.
Bald Eagles Migrating Back To Minnesota As Waters Open UpBald eagles are migrating back to Minnesota, and the Department of Natural Resources says they may be seen in large numbers across parts of the state over the next few weeks. A DNR official says eagles typically come through the area in mid-to-late March, as waters begin to open up and the snow melts.
DNR: There's An Egg In The EagleCam NestMiss watching the DNR's EagleCam? Well, now there's a reason to flip it on.
Wabasha’s National Eagle Center Is ExpandingBut, the National Eagle Center isn't only teaching visitors about the remarkable eagle recovery--it's also making sure the story continues.
Raptor Center Releases Rehabilitated BirdsFamilies gathered at Carpenter Nature Center in Hastings Saturday afternoon to watch The Raptor Center release hawks and eagles back into the wild.
Raptor Center Preps For Release Of Rehabilitated Birds It's the place to call when a hurt bird needs help. The Raptor Center's wildlife hospital has treated more than 16,000 birds during the last 40 years. Already, it's helped 580 owls, eagles and falcons in 2014.
Keeping Tabs On Bald Eagles By Looking At The Little Ones A study is underway in parts of Minnesota and Wisconsin to monitor the health of bald eagles. On Tuesday, WCCO’s cameras got to tag along as a crew brought a single eagle chick down from its nest.
Eaglet Seen Struggling On Live EagleCam EuthanizedThe eaglet that was injured and visibly struggling on the popular "EagleCam" has been euthanized, according to a post left on the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources Facebook page. The DNR originally said it would not interfere with the nest, but then changed their approach.
DNR EagleCam Back Online After Injured Eaglet’s RemovalThe DNR's popular "EagleCam" is back up and running after It was turned off Friday while an injured eaglet was removed from the nest. The executive director of the University of Minnesota Raptor Center says the eaglet received emergency care Friday night and Saturday morning.