ATTENTIVE PARENTS: A mother eagle attends to her newborn eaglet in a local nesting site. The image was captured recently by Wayne Duke. There is a second egg in the photo that has yet to hatch. We offer our thanks to Duke for sharing this photo with our readers. He said both parents have been very attentive in protecting and supplying food for the first youngster.

ATTENTIVE PARENTS: A mother eagle attends to her newborn eaglet in a local nesting site. The image was captured recently by Wayne Duke. There is a second egg in the photo that has yet to hatch. We offer our thanks to Duke for sharing this photo with our readers. He said both parents have been very attentive in protecting and supplying food for the first youngster.

Attentive parents in the trees of Parksville Qualicum Beach

A mother eagle attends to her newborn eaglet in a local nesting site. The image was captured recently by Wayne Duke

  • May. 10, 2016 3:00 p.m.

ATTENTIVE PARENTS: A mother eagle attends to her newborn eaglet in a local nesting site. The image was captured recently by Wayne Duke. There is a second egg in the photo that has yet to hatch. We offer our thanks to Duke for sharing this photo with our readers. He said both parents have been very attentive in protecting and supplying food for the first youngster.