WATCH LIVE: Florida bald eaglet hatches; 2nd expected soon

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NORTH FORT MYERS, Fla. (WFTS) -

All eyes are on an eagle nest in North Fort Myers as American Bald Eagle Harriet and her mate M15, welcomed an eaglet Saturday morning and await the arrival of a second. 

A live camera, provided by Dick Pritchett Real Estate shows the nest as the eagles took turns keeping their eggs warm. One eaglet, M9, hatched at 7:33 a.m. local time.

One egg was laid at 5:03 p.m. on November 22 and the second egg was laid at 6:13 p.m. on November 25. The eggs typically hatch 35 days after they are laid. 

Thousands have tuned in to our live stream to watch the eaglets hatch.

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