Bald Eagles of the Conowingo Dam
Slide show can be viewed at the Gallery Page.
2569 Shures Landing Road, Darlington, Maryland 21034
Park maintained by Exelon Corporation, the owner of the hydroelectric plant.
** Boat launch – right after the entrance. Ideal for silhoutte sunrise shots.
** Along the fence – top view. Ideal for fighting shots.
** Water-level by climbing down from the fence gate. Ideal for low angle shots.
** Viewing deck
** Water level to the left of the viewing deck. Shoot with caution – fast rising water level when water is released.
End October through the beginning of January.
Good actions of eagles feasting on stunned fish and eels.
When the hydroelectric plant releases water along with fish and eels which get churned up and spit out at the base of the dam, they lay near the surface which makes them low hanging fruits for the eagles, cormorants, and Great Blue Herons.
Phoo Chan, Thinh Bui, AnhTuan Truong, Tan Huynh, Arvind Agraval, Hai Ta, Hung and Mindy Ta, Joseph Nguyen, Anh Tam, Tete Chehat, Chad Caswell, Mark Strohl
Quote of the trip
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