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Jim Bremhorst saw this eagle while he was mowing his yard near Lake Springfield: “When I spotted this eagle having lunch on a neighbor’s lawn, I grabbed my camera and got a few pictures just as it was taking flight.”
The search for rare birds, as well as the usual suspects, is what made Sunday’s annual Audubon Christmas Bird Count so much fun for bird lovers like Jack Nuzzo, program director for the Illinois Raptor Center. STORY & COMMENTS