While hundreds of eagles visit northwest Illinois during the winter, most move further north during the spring to nest. There are, however, a couple of dozen nesting pairs that remain in the area all year. For the past several years, I’ve had the pleasure of being able to document their nesting with my photography.
During this nesting season, this pair of eagles had two chicks, and both of them fledged.
My photos of nesting eagles are taken from further away than most