Iowa eagles welcome second egg Monday night

A pair of eagles whose nest is under the watchful gaze of millions of Internet users are back on their nest. The hen laid one egg on Friday and a second late Monday. The pair gained fame last year by hatching and raising two eaglets in front of the tree-mounted camera.
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A pair of eagles made famous by hatching and raising their brood on an Internet camera are in a family way again. The hen laid an egg on Friday and a second late Monday.

The eagle welcomes another arrival at 9:06 p.m. Monday:

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One eagle expert tells ABC 6 News the online eagle cam has eclipsed shows like National Geographic and Animal Planet. "The Decorah Eagle Cam is very probably the largest wildlife education effort now on planet Earth."

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