http://www.canadiangeographic.ca/kids/animal-facts/bald_eagle.asp
http://www.enchantedlearning.com/subjects/birds/info/Eagle.shtml
http://www.hww.ca/hww2.asp?id=27
http://s2xdhe9.edu.glogster.com/eagle/

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Appearance

  • black and white feathers
  • babies have dark brown feathers
  • yellow beaks
  • Adult dark brown and white feathers covering heads and tails.
  • bald eagle isn't bald
  • large talons

Homeexternal image wildlife_bald_eagle.jpg




Foodexternal image BB-golden-eagle-202.jpg


  • rabbits, squirrels, birds and deer
  • fish
  • snakes
  • foxs




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Young

  • eaglets
  • 12 weeks old leave the nest
  • challenging
  • Their feathers turn dark brown about 12 weeks old





Enemies

  • bearsexternal image cougar%2082.jpg
  • men
  • dog
  • cougar
  • birds


Cool Facts

  • loses a feather loses balance
  • Canada's largest bird of prey
  • coastal wintering areasexternal image Bald_Eagle_lg2.jpg
  • Others migrate from northern breeding areas to southern wintering areas.
  • 50 per cent don't survive their first year.