4/5/16 – As we are now at 27 days into the incubation period and nearing the expected hatch date, I wanted to give you some pages to explore that explain what has been happening inside the eggs, from before fertilization through incubation, plus one related topic, the brood patch that the adults develop.
Raptor Resource Project’s Courtship, copulation, eggs, and other things romantic and Eggs and Incubation
Rob Bierregaard’s The Incredible Egg uses osprey as an example, but the information is applicable
Center for Conservation Biology’s Brood Patch
How about a look at some pictures of our eagle couple together, side by side!