Bald Eagle | Bulls Island Natural Area

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Description

Haliaeetus leucocephalus
• National bird of the United States
• 75 - 108 cm (30 - 43 inches)
• Adult has white head and tail
• Massive yellow bill
• Juvenile has dusky head and tail with dark bill
• White in wing lining in juvenile
• Habitats include coastal regions, rivers, and large lakes

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