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Bald Eagle - adult

Haliaeetus leucocephalus

Description:

Full adult plumage, white head and tail, black/brown body and wings, bright yellow orange feet and beak, yellow eyes. Fiercely unafraid of me.

Habitat:

This one found on Neaves Rd in the Pitt Polder, Pitt Meadows, BC, sitting beside a salmon river. They are common in this part of BC with huge nests which can be seen from a great distance at the time of the year with no leaves on the trees.

Notes:

3rd year bird shown in other spotting: http://www.projectnoah.org/spottings/112...

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KathleenMcEachern
Spotted by
KathleenMcEachern

Maple Ridge, British Columbia, Canada

Lat: 49.37, Long: -122.57

Spotted on Jan 12, 2015
Submitted on Jan 13, 2015

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