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bald eagle

national bird of the U.S.; native only to North America. [Am. Culture: EB, I: 753]
See: America

bald eagle

U.S. national bird whose white head looks bald. [Am. Hist.: EB, I: 753]

bald eagle

once on verge of extinction, this bird is now protected; still an endangered species. [Ecology: Hammond, 290]
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Migration Common name Scientific name status Canada Goose Branta canadensis NAM Wood Duck Aix sponsa NAM Mallard Anas platyrhynchos NAM Bald Eagle Haliaeetus leucocephalus NAM Sharp-shinned Hawk Accipiter striatus NAM Ring-billed Gull Larus delawarensis NAM Rock Pigeon Columba livia PER Mourning Dove Zenaida macroura NAM Chimney Swift Chaetura pelagica NTM Ruby-throated Hummingbird Archilochus colubris NTM Red-bellied Woodpecker Melanerpes carolinus PER Yellow-bellied Sapsucker Sphyrapicus varius NAM Downy Woodpecker Picoides pubescens PER Northern Flicker Colaptes auratus NAM Eastern Wood-Pewee Contopus virens NTM Yellow-bellied Flycatcher Empidonax fiaviventris NTM Least Flycatcher E.
Tracking local and seasonal movements of wintering Bald Eagles Haliaeetus leucocephalus from Arizona and Michigan with satellite telemetry.
Bald Eagles, Haliaeetus leucocephalus, feeding on spawning plainfin midshipman, Porichthys notatus, at Crescent Beach, British Columbia.
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