Voting underway to name Alcoa eaglets

Alcoa eagle nest photo captured from live stream on

Alcoa eagle nest photo captured from live stream on

Voting is underway to choose names for the two eaglets recently hatched in a nest at Alcoa’s Davenport Works.

The first eaglet hatched Saturday afternoon, March 16, 2013.  The second was confirmed in the nest two days later.

Alcoa accepted name suggestions a week before the eaglets hatched.  They received more than 4,000 name suggestions, and used those suggestions helped create a list of names for which they’re accepting votes.

The possible names for the pair of eaglets are:  Pride and Joy; Alcoa and Legacy (to honor Alcoa’s 125th anniversary); Lindy and Amelia (for aviation pioneers Charles Lindbergh and Amelia Earhart); Peace and Harmony; Honor and Glory; Al and Coa; Charles and Julia (for the founders of Alcoa); Stars and Stripes; and Wilbur and Orville (for the Wright brothers).

You can vote as often as you like.  Voting ends at 11:59 p.m. April 5, 2013.

To vote in their online poll, click here.


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