Bald Eagle

Haliaeetus leucocephalus

Bald Eagle | ID | Breeding | Feeding | Range & Habitat | Migration | Voice | Facts

Perhaps the most recognizable and iconic of all North American Birds, the Bald Eagle, is the second-largest bird of prey in its range. The snow-white head and tail with a contrasting brown plumage make the “American Eagle,” as it is often called, easily recognized. Associated with strength and courage, the Bald Eagle has an interesting natural history. At one point, it was on the brink of extinction. Glean for articles to satisfy your curiosity about our national bird.

Appearance, Habitat, & Distribution

Breeding, Feeding, & Migration