New Eagle on Board

NEW BABY EAGLE ON BOARD. “Chick number 24,” the still unnamed Philippine Eagle, hatched Wednesday, January 19 after pipping more than 48 hours. The chick, weighing 116.30 grams, is the 10th offspring of eagles Brianne and Jag. It is programmed for release back to the wild. The Philippine Eagle (Pithecophaga Jefferyi) is an endangered species.  Photo Courtesy of Philippine Eagle Foundation.