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American Bald Eagle

Haliaeetus leucocephalus


Close up of an American Bald Eagle


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

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ChristyHolland 6 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 7 years ago

Great spotting John...

ChristyHolland 7 years ago

Great portrait!! I'd love you to add this spotting (and your other raptor spottings) to the mission Raptors of North America:

Beautiful shot ! I love this raptor

Ava T-B
Ava T-B 7 years ago

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

CarolSnowMilne 7 years ago

Fantastic job!

Gerardo Aizpuru
Gerardo Aizpuru 7 years ago

Wonderful shot :)

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Unalaska, Alaska, USA

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

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