Nebraska Ornithologists' Union


1981 Bald Eagle Count

George W. Brown, 2018 12th Avenue, Kearney

Copyright 1981, Nebraska Ornithologists' Union. Used by permission.


A Bald Eagle count was made 10 January 1981. The temperature was 18° to 46°F,; cloudy, to clear in the afternoon; no snow; wind SSW 18 mph, to calm in the afternoon; river open; 3 parties, headed by John C.W, Bliese, George W. Brown, and Stan Longfellow.

Kearney to Johnson Lake, out on south side of river, all bridges, return on 1·80.

Harlan Reservoir, including Methodist Cove Sanctuary, North Cove, and dam

Kearney to Shelton, out on south side of river, including Rowe Sanctuary, all bridges, return on


Total Count