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American Bald Eagle

Haliaeetus leucocephalus

Description:

Close up of an American Bald Eagle

Notes:

The eagle was sitting on a dumpster. I was surprised how close he lñet me get.


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Haliaeetus leucocephalus Bald Eagle


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7 Comments

Desmond.E.S.O
Desmond.E.S.O 4 years ago

AMAZING!!!

ChristyHolland
ChristyHolland 5 years ago

I have added the scientific name. This is a very important piece of information as it removes the spotting from the unidentified portion of our database. Thanks for adding it to the Raptor mission!

Ashish Nimkar
Ashish Nimkar 6 years ago

Great spotting John...

ChristyHolland
ChristyHolland 6 years ago

Great portrait!! I'd love you to add this spotting (and your other raptor spottings) to the mission Raptors of North America: http://www.projectnoah.org/missions/8627...

Beautiful shot ! I love this raptor

Ava T-B
Ava T-B 6 years ago

This should be the spotting-of-the-day on the 4th of July!

CarolSnowMilne
CarolSnowMilne 6 years ago

Fantastic job!

Gerardo Aizpuru
Gerardo Aizpuru 6 years ago

Wonderful shot :)

JohnMatzick
Spotted by
JohnMatzick

Unalaska, Alaska, USA

Lat: 53.89, Long: -166.54

Spotted on Oct 2, 2006
Submitted on Oct 2, 2012

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