August 7th, 2014: This was a 2 hour birding pontoon boat ride on the Mississippi River. We headed downstream from Saint Paul to explore the bird habitat near Pigs Eye Lake. The Pigs Eye area is home to many bald eagles and the location of the park's largest great blue heron rookery.
Turkey Vulture feasting on a CarpTurkey Vulture feasting on a CarpCouple of Bald EaglesBald EagleBald EagleGreat EgretGreat Blue Heron