Look closely at the Rock River basin in Janesville and you may see eagles, owls, blue herons, deer, fox, beavers, and many other creatures. Today Glen Loyd spies baby birds.
The male eagle known to those who follow the eagle cam of the Raptor Research Project as Dad Decorah has been missing for over a week.
The Decorah, Iowa eagles begin courtship in October, productive mating in late January or early February, and egg-laying in mid to late February.
Wisconsin pioneers of the 1830s and '40s--largely Irish, German and Scandinavian immigrants--came west on paddle-wheel steamboats.