Internet phenomenon 2012: A pair of bald eagles starring a curious 24 hours on the Net thanks to a video camera that films every move in their nest. They are Ozzie and Harriet, a solid couple.
Ozzie and Harriet are a phenomenon live with hundreds of thousands of followers on the Internet thanks to a video camera that collects every move in their nest, in a tree of a private property in Florida (north of Fort Myers, on the west coast). The owner, Dick Pritchett has said: “It’s great to see them fix the nest and bring fish to eat.” Ozzie and Harriet have been together twenty years and now, the female has laid two eggs, future little eagles. It’s amazing!
Bald eagles are known by its tail and white head feathers (because in fact, they are not bald at all). These eagles are the national symbol of the United States, where they were on the verge of extinction.
Hundreds of thousands of Internet users over a hundred countries have already enjoyed the spectacle of watching this couple of beautiful birds. Ozzie and Harriet, of course, have accounts in social networks “Facebook” (Southwest Florida Eagle Cam) and “Twitter” (SWFLEagleCam).
Internet users can see the nest and birds through UStream platform, specializing in broadcasting live video, which includes uninterrupted movements of these beautiful big birds.
Curious and bird lovers come to a safe distance to contemplate and take photos of the nest, where the female is hatching the eggs.
Bald eagles mate for life, they are capable of traveling long distances. Their nests, constructed of sticks and branches, are among the largest of all of the birds. Their range includes most of Canada and Alaska, all of the contiguous United States, and northern Mexico.
See the video: Ozzie and Harriet