Near the end of this video, the older eaglet has a big bulge on its chest. The Raptor Resource project calls it a crop, "a muscular pouch that allows eagles to store food before digesting it." Check in here for the latest Decorah eaglet highlights. And take a look for yourself.
Glen Loyd lives on the Rock River in Janesville 15 days a month. He is a former public information officer for Wisconsin Consumer Protection, publishes a weekly consumer protection blog. Glen is a community blogger and is not a part of The Gazette staff. His opinion is not necessarily that of the The Gazette staff or management.