The eagles are back in Pennsylvania — from just three nesting pairs 30 years ago to 250 today and with more than 300 pair projected in the next two years.
A baby eagle has caught the attention of sightseers, who gather each day on a bike trail in Hays.
As the father stands guard on his perch nearby, a baby eaglet — the first bald eagle born in Pittsburgh in anyone’s memory — preens itself in anticipation of its maiden flight.
After two years of trying, it appears that the two bald eagles in Crescent Township have a new addition. And eaglet makes three.