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Bald eagle

Haliaeetus leucocephalus


Large raptor with brown body feathers and a white-feathered head and tail.


Spotted a pair of adult eagles in a large deciduous tree with a nest.

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Neil Ross
Neil Ross a week ago

I've had many days of 5-6 hours driving, plus a 7-8 hour hike on top of it. Guaranteed it's somewhere special, so no complaints or hesitation.

Brian38 a week ago

Thanks very much Neil. I was glad to get that picture it sort of made up for the 5 hours of driving I did that day.

Neil Ross
Neil Ross a week ago

Big nest and big bird. That's an awesome spotting, Brian.

Brian38 a week ago

Thanks for the kind words Zlatan and Mel!

Mel11 a week ago

What a superb photo

Zlatan Celebic
Zlatan Celebic a week ago

Great series, Brian. and great bird...

Washington, USA

Lat: 48.55, Long: -122.46

Spotted on Mar 4, 2019
Submitted on Mar 5, 2019

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