As Cathy Wurzer pointed out this morning, the Decorah Eaglecam is back in action. When I last checked 18,661 people were watching, presumably from work. The soundtrack alone — a mostly quiet stillness broken by the occasional squawk of a blue jay — is worth your time.
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What do eagles think about when they’re sitting there with nothing to do?
If you’re looking for something a little more exotic, I recommend Africam.
About the blogger
Bob Collins has been with Minnesota Public Radio since 1992, emigrating to Minnesota from Massachusetts. He was senior editor of news in the ’90s, ran MPR’s political unit, created the MPR News regional website, invented the popular Select A Candidate, started several blogs, and every day laments that his Minnesota Fantasy Legislature project never caught on.
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