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Bald Eagle (immature)

Haliaeetus leucocephalus

2 Species ID Suggestions

Golden eagle
Aquila chrysaetos
Alison
Alison 11 years ago
Bald Eagle (immature)?


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3 Comments

imperfectsense
imperfectsense 11 years ago

I agree, I think it's a juvenile Bald Eagle. He was just munching on a fish that he stole from an Osprey in mid-flight... all last fall the Ospreys would fish and the Eagles would steal ;)

chachikillsjim
chachikillsjim 11 years ago

I originally thought golden eagle. But now I gotta go with juvenile bald eagle. That bill is just massive!

c.snyder61
c.snyder61 11 years ago

Looks like a Brown Snake-eagle (Circaetus cinereus)

imperfectsense
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imperfectsense

Washington, USA

Spotted on Jul 7, 2010
Submitted on Mar 30, 2011

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