On The Banks of the Mississippi

© Roberta R. Hedman

 On The Banks of the Mississippi

Eric Highfield level-deluxe 3/2/2004 1:20:01 PM

Really great shot, Bobbi! Excellent Work! #102826

Darren Smith 3/2/2004 1:27:21 PM

Fabulous capture Bobbie, bravo!!! #404770

Bonnie C. Lackey 3/2/2004 2:48:12 PM

Fantastic! #404934

Roberta R. Hedman 3/2/2004 2:51:44 PM

Thanks Eric and Darren! This was taken by Wabasha, MN. In 3 weeks they expect about 200 eagles in that area - it's a natural migratory route every fall and spring. This year there was about 20 birds that stayed the winter. Bobbi #404941

Roberta R. Hedman 3/2/2004 2:56:25 PM

Bonnie - Thank you too!! Out notes must have been very close together.
Bobbi #404950

Jason 3/2/2004 5:58:15 PM

Very nice Bobbi! #405078

Diane Dupuis 3/2/2004 6:21:07 PM

Fantastic! #405113

Roberta R. Hedman 3/3/2004 8:16:37 AM

Thank you for taking the time to comment Jason and Diane - and such NICE comments they are! Bobbi #406072

Carolyn J. Connolly level-deluxe 3/4/2004 7:28:59 AM

Absolutely wonderful shot Bobbi! Well done! Do you live nearby to these beautiful birds' migratory path? How fortunate you are to be able to get shots like this one... We hope to see more of them on BP in the near future! #407484

Roberta R. Hedman 3/4/2004 11:58:05 AM

Thank you Carolyn! Yes, we live about 70 or 80 miles from where I took this photo. Every year there are more and more birds going through and this year there were about 20 that stayed year around. Bobbi #407773

Carolyn J. Connolly level-deluxe 3/5/2004 4:33:22 AM

Thanks for the feedback and info. about those beautiful birds Bobbi! Isn't it great that they are on the increase when migrating through that area? It must have been a treat to have 20 of them staying right through the winter too! Happy snapping... #408637

Cathy Barrows 4/12/2004 7:09:46 AM

Congrats!...great shot #476054

Carolyn J. Connolly level-deluxe 4/12/2004 10:03:48 AM

Great to see this one make the finals Bobbi - very well deserved! Congrat's! #477045

Roberta R. Hedman 4/12/2004 7:26:23 PM

Thank you Cathy and Carolyn! Getting this far is a HUGE thrill for me!! #479220

Carolyn J. Connolly level-deluxe 4/13/2004 12:20:51 AM

I'm sure it IS a thrill for you to make the finals Bobbi - I have done so on at least one occasion, and know the feeling! All the very best! #479783

Roberta R. Hedman 4/18/2004 3:13:21 PM

Thanks, Carolyn! Do you have a web site or gallery somewhere? #490248

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AZ Colt (3-3-04) Shutterline (3-3-04) DIC (3-4-04) Bestfoto (3-7-04) Smarteagle (4-7-04) Better Photo Finalist (March 2004)

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