Here’s Where You Can See Eagles Up Close
If you're a bird enthusiast in the Quad-Cities you may already know about the eagle nest north of Eriksen Chevrolet in Milan.
According to a QC Times article, Kathy Wine, executive director of River Action says “Check in with them first, and they will take you right to it,”
If you’ve visited the semi-secret destination recently, you might not be aware of a renovated trail offering a sweet view of bald eagles along the Rock River.
Quad-City volunteers, led by Dean “Bareback” Mathias, began clearing brush with a handsaw about two years ago in hopes of reopening the overgrown stretch of land between the two bodies of water.
Curt Kemmerer, a Maquoketa-based wildlife biologist for the Iowa Department of Natural Resources, stressed that observers should give the predators space.
Bring binoculars when you go. You'll get an amazing up close view.