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Update on “Eagle or Heron?”

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On February 18th I noted in my post, “Eagle or Heron?” that  bald eagles and great blue herons again this year appeared to both be considering nesting in a ponderosa pine that for many years only had a bald eagle nest. … Continue reading

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Bald Eagle Eating White Fronted Goose

There really is not much to say about this picture. The bald eagle (Haliasetus leucocephalus) was sitting on a telelphone pole near our house (Modoc County CA) eating a greater white fronted goose (Anser albifrons). The eagle had no intention … Continue reading

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Eagle or Heron?

For years there was a bald eagle (Haliasetus leucocephalus) nest on a ponderosa pine near Baum Lake. Any time I had the urge to observe bald eagles I could almost be guaranteed to find one in or about that tree. That … Continue reading

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Bald Eagle/Full Moon

Today in honor of the full moon I am simply going to share a picture taken at Baum Lake (Shasta County CA) a couple of days ago. The moon was not quite full – but close enough. This subadult bald … Continue reading

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Subadult Bald Eagles

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Yesterday was the day of the bald eagle (Haliaeetus leucocephalus). Near our house and while hiking at Baum Lake I saw several juvenile and adult bald eagles – more than usual. One young eagle kept circling overhead and then would swoop … Continue reading

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