This bald eagle (Haliaeetus leucocephalus) photographed along County Road 91 in Modoc County CA requires no story line. What a magnificent bird!
Last night at the opening of the Fiesta Bowl (I attended K-State MANY YEARS AGO) as the Star Spangled Banner was being played a Bald Eagle was released and flew over the outstretched
U.S. Flag on the football field and gracefully landed exactly on cue as the song ended…what a display that was !
The eagle “flyovers” always give me goosebumps. I find I tend to hold my breath until the eagle safely returns to its handler! Leonard had the game on last night while I downloaded and sorted pictures. Being an Oregonian at heart and an alum of Oregon State, I was for the U of O.
Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:
You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. ( Log Out / Change )
You are commenting using your Twitter account. ( Log Out / Change )
You are commenting using your Facebook account. ( Log Out / Change )
You are commenting using your Google+ account. ( Log Out / Change )
Connecting to %s
Notify me of new comments via email.
Notify me of new posts via email.
Click to follow this blog and receive notifications of new posts by email.
Join 191 other followers