Bald Eagle Sightings

Order: Accipitriformes Family: Accipitridae Genus: Haliaeetus Species: Haliaeetus leucocephalus

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Common Name: Bald Eagle
Species: Haliaeetus leucocephalus
Record#: 3583
Date Sighted: 2014-03-27 #Seen: 3
User#: bcpgopher
Site Description: Brooker Creek Preserve
Comment : Observed in N pasture E side area. Two in nest in power tower near County line. One in tower near "T" intersection.


 
Common Name: Bald Eagle
Species: Haliaeetus leucocephalus
Record#: 3374
Date Sighted: 2014-02-02 #Seen: 20
User#: JUNPonline
View full size photo of Bald Eagle in Sheffield Mills, Nova Scotia, CanadaSite Description: Farmers field
Comment : Annual Sheffield Mills eagle watch weekend


 
Common Name: Bald Eagle
Species: Haliaeetus leucocephalus
Record#: 3525
Date Sighted: 2013-11-25 #Seen: 1
User#: bcpgopher
Site Description: Brooker Creek Preserve
Comment : Observed in air capturing a Cattle Egret. Took place over the pasture area. Flew into Oak trees.


 
Common Name: Bald Eagle
Species: Haliaeetus leucocephalus
Record#: 3231
Location: Springfield, VA, USA
Date Sighted: 2013-10-15 #Seen: 3
Site Description: saw three flying over Suburbs springfield Glenn subdivision
Comment : 3 eagles flying rapidly overhead approximately 2:30PM


 
Common Name: Bald Eagle
Species: Haliaeetus leucocephalus
Record#: 3240
Site Description: Along the look off at the Skyline Trail
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Common Name: Bald Eagle
Species: Haliaeetus leucocephalus
Record#: 3229
Date Sighted: 2013-09-30 #Seen: 1
User#: JUNPonline
Site Description: Along the rocky beach coastline
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Common Name: Bald Eagle
Species: Haliaeetus leucocephalus
Record#: 3222
Date Sighted: 2013-08-31 #Seen: 1
User#: Lori B
Site Description: I was driving s. on Chestnut st. and the Eagle was flying as low as the telephone poles in the parking lot of the Liberty Bell Beer Dist. It flew over the building and did not perch in the trees by the railroad tracks.
Comment : The white head,tail feathers and large wingspan gave it away. What a wonderful sight to see!


 
Common Name: Bald Eagle
Species: Haliaeetus leucocephalus
Record#: 2748
Date Sighted: 2013-06-10 #Seen: 1
User#: dreierj
View full size photo of Bald Eagle in Chehalis River, WA, USASite Description: Nest in snag downstream from confluence of South Fork Chehalis and main stem
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Common Name: Bald Eagle
Species: Haliaeetus leucocephalus
Record#: 2757
Date Sighted: 2013-06-09 #Seen: 1
User#: JUNPonline
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Common Name: Bald Eagle
Species: Haliaeetus leucocephalus
Record#: 2322
Location: 8mi. North Of Weed, Ca., USA
Date Sighted: 2013-05-25 #Seen: 1
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Common Name: Bald Eagle
Species: Haliaeetus leucocephalus
Record#: 2039
Location: North Cooking Lake, Alberta, Canada
Date Sighted: 2013-03-25 #Seen: 1
Site Description:
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Common Name: Bald Eagle
Species: Haliaeetus leucocephalus
Record#: 1834
View full size photo of Bald Eagle in Sheffield Mills, Nova Scotia, CanadaSite Description:
Comment : Near chicken farms, they throw scraps in the fields for the eagles.


 
Common Name: Bald Eagle
Species: Haliaeetus leucocephalus
Record#: 1754
Date Sighted: 2013-02-19 #Seen: 1
User#: bcpgopher
View full size photo of Bald Eagle in Tarpon Springs, FL, USASite Description: Brooker Creek Preserve, N Well Field/Pasture area [Restricted]
Comment : Immature sitting on fence post. Had 6-8 cows within a few feet of it. Neither species concerned about the other.


 
Common Name: Bald Eagle
Species: Haliaeetus leucocephalus
Record#: 1755
Date Sighted: 2013-02-19 #Seen: 1
User#: bcpgopher
View full size photo of Bald Eagle in Tarpon Springs, FL, USASite Description: Brooker Creek Preserve, N Well Field/Pasture area [Restricted]
Comment : Immature Eagle circling overhead. While doing so, being "buzzed" by an American Kestrel.


 
Common Name: Bald Eagle
Species: Haliaeetus leucocephalus
Record#: 1756
Date Sighted: 2013-02-19 #Seen: 1
User#: bcpgopher
Site Description: Brooker Creek Preserve, N Well Field/Pasture area [Restricted]
Comment : Adult sitting in power tower. North end of Preserve pasture land near Pasco County line.


 
Common Name: Bald Eagle
Species: Haliaeetus leucocephalus
Record#: 1386
Date Sighted: 2012-07-02 #Seen: 3
User#: JUNPonline
Site Description: Annapolis Royal Marsh
Comment : I could here them chirping high overhead, two of them were flying very close to each other.


 
Common Name: Bald Eagle
Species: Haliaeetus leucocephalus
Record#: 1254
Location: Port Murray, New Jersey, USA
Date Sighted: 2012-02-27 #Seen: 1
View full size photo of Bald Eagle in Port Murray, New Jersey, USASite Description: He was sitting in the middle of the Musconetcong River along route 57 eating something. The eagle look farther than where he actually was. The pictures were taken with an Ipod.
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Common Name: Bald Eagle
Species: Haliaeetus leucocephalus
Record#: 1131
Date Sighted: 2012-02-13 #Seen: 1
Site Description: Little Blacktail Rd and Sunvalley Dr.
Comment : Near Lake Pend Oreille


 
Common Name: Bald Eagle
Species: Haliaeetus leucocephalus
Record#: 1099
Date Sighted: 2012-01-29 #Seen: 10
User#: JUNPonline
View full size photo of Bald Eagle in Sheffield Mills, Nova Scotia, CanadaSite Description: Sheffield Mills eagle watch weekend (near Wolfville), farmer fields where they throw out chicken scraps.
Comment : Juvenile birds have mostly dark heads & tails, brown wings and bodies are mottled with white in varying amounts.


 
Common Name: Bald Eagle
Species: Haliaeetus leucocephalus
Record#: 1111
Date Sighted: 2012-01-29 #Seen: 20
User#: JUNPonline
View full size photo of Bald Eagle in Sheffield Mills, Nova Scotia, CanadaSite Description:
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Common Name: Bald Eagle
Species: Haliaeetus leucocephalus
Record#: 679
Site Description: Cape Breton coastline north of Pleasant Bay and Highlands National Park.
Comment : Saw a few of them while on a whale cruise out of Pleasant Bay (Wesley's Whale Cruise)


 
Common Name: Bald Eagle
Species: Haliaeetus leucocephalus
Record#: 500
Date Sighted: 2011-05-22 #Seen: 1
User#: JUNPonline
Site Description: Woods and lakes near Indian Lake Golf course
Comment : Soaring high overhead.


 
Common Name: Bald Eagle
Species: Haliaeetus leucocephalus
Record#: 457
Date Sighted: 2011-03-27 #Seen: 1
User#: JUNPonline
Site Description: Farm lands, some woods and rivers near by.
Comment : Appeared to be carrying a large amount of straw and twigs, maybe building a nest?


 
Common Name: Bald Eagle
Species: Haliaeetus leucocephalus
Record#: 427
Date Sighted: 2011-02-05 #Seen: 50
User#: JUNPonline
View full size photo of Bald Eagle in Sheffield Mills, Nova Scotia, CanadaSite Description: Large field in rural farming community, some small patches of woods scattered. Many large old trees in local communities that the eagles like.
Comment : Saw over 50 eagles on the main farmers field where local farmers feed them scraps a few times a day during the annual Eagle Watch Week. The most seen at this event.


 
Common Name: Bald Eagle
Species: Haliaeetus leucocephalus
Record#: 424
Date Sighted: 2010-12-18 #Seen: 1
User#: JUNPonline
Site Description: Wooded area near coastline
Comment : Spotted on a sunny cold day driving along Magazine Hill, eagle heading towards Halifax Harbour


 
Common Name: Bald Eagle
Species: Haliaeetus leucocephalus
Record#: 422
Date Sighted: 2010-11-15 #Seen: 1
User#: JUNPonline
View full size photo of Bald Eagle in Bedford, Nova Scotia, CanadaSite Description: Sackville River trail surrounded by businesses and residential area. Flew off to more wooded area where crows couldn't bother as much while eating.
Comment : Perched near Bedford Place Mall area and harassed by crows. Flew off and easily caught a seagull for lunch with 10 crows in pursuit, tried eating it on field, crows forced it to try elsewhere.


 
Common Name: Bald Eagle
Species: Haliaeetus leucocephalus
Record#: 373
Location: Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
Date Sighted: 2010-09-15 #Seen: 1
User#: JUNPonline
Site Description: Small wooded coastline of Flemming Park and Deadman's Island/Melville Cove area.
Comment : Was fighting 2 Osprey's at the time, and losing. Later chased even further away by a group of crows. Lots of mackeral probably drawing the Eagle here.


 
Common Name: Bald Eagle
Species: Haliaeetus leucocephalus
Record#: 222
Date Sighted: 2010-04-27 #Seen: 2
User#: JUNPonline
Site Description: River and woods near 104 trans canada highway
Comment : One of them at base of river, maybe fishing.


 
Common Name: Bald Eagle
Species: Haliaeetus leucocephalus
Record#: 195
Date Sighted: 2010-04-05 #Seen: 2
Site Description:
Comment : Saw a pair of them flying over the lake, towards Ashburn golf course.


 
Common Name: Bald Eagle
Species: Haliaeetus leucocephalus
Record#: 172
Date Sighted: 2010-01-31 #Seen: 50
User#: JUNPonline
View full size photo of Bald Eagle in Sheffield Mills, Nova Scotia, CanadaSite Description: farmers field, regular spot where they feed them
Comment : dozens of eagles seen eating chicken farm scraps on Eagle Watch weekend event, picture is young eagle


 
Common Name: Bald Eagle
Species: Haliaeetus leucocephalus
Record#: 2017
Date Sighted: 2009-08-13 #Seen: 1
User#: JRust
Site Description:
Comment : The bald eagle was sitting on the lawn of a house. i saw it take off and pursue a mallard that was sitting in a nearby lawn. i could not see if the eagle captured the duck or not.


 
Common Name: Bald Eagle
Species: Haliaeetus leucocephalus
Record#: 141
Date Sighted: 2009-08-02 #Seen: 10
User#: JUNPonline
Site Description: coastal forest
Comment : common along coast


 
Common Name: Bald Eagle
Species: Haliaeetus leucocephalus
Record#: 144
Date Sighted: 2009-06-28 #Seen: 1
User#: JUNPonline
Site Description: near highway #3
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Common Name: Bald Eagle
Species: Haliaeetus leucocephalus
Record#: 2011
Date Sighted: 2009-04-26 #Seen: 1
User#: JRust
Site Description:
Comment : Saw a blad eagle on a walk from my house on a paved trail near the mississippi backwaters.


 
Common Name: Bald Eagle
Species: Haliaeetus leucocephalus
Record#: 1989
Date Sighted: 2008-07-05 #Seen: 1
User#: JRust
Site Description:
Comment : Saw several sightings of bald eagles. most impressive was the very large nest spoted high up in a white pine. some very large sticks and pieces of wood were used to build the next.


 
Common Name: Bald Eagle
Species: Haliaeetus leucocephalus
Record#: 1978
Date Sighted: 2008-02-24 #Seen: 1
User#: JRust
Site Description:
Comment : While snowshoeing in the boundary waters on daniels lake saw a pair of bald eagles soaring in s-shapes over the frozen lake. very little open water in the bwca this time of year as the lakes are all solidly frozen.


 
Common Name: Bald Eagle
Species: Haliaeetus leucocephalus
Record#: 1967
Site Description:
Comment : Saw a couple bald eagles flying over the trempealeau national wildlife refuge.


 
Common Name: Bald Eagle
Species: Haliaeetus leucocephalus
Record#: 1962
Site Description:
Comment : Saw several bald eagles while our group was kayaking and canoeing on grosvenor lake. this lake is the spawing area for 1000s of salmon.


 
Common Name: Bald Eagle
Species: Haliaeetus leucocephalus
Record#: 1960
Site Description:
Comment : A bald eagle flew to a near by pine tree while i was camped on silica lake in the boundary waters. i wondered if it was expecting a hand out? i refused to give such a majestic bird a free lunch.


 
Common Name: Bald Eagle
Species: Haliaeetus leucocephalus
Record#: 1937
Date Sighted: 2007-05-27 #Seen: 1
User#: JRust
Site Description:
Comment : While kayaking the st. croix river, saw two pairs of bald eagles. probably mated pairs. very fun to watch them soar above the river with binoculars while floating downstream.


 
Common Name: Bald Eagle
Species: Haliaeetus leucocephalus
Record#: 1930
Date Sighted: 2007-05-07 #Seen: 1
User#: JRust
Site Description:
Comment : Coming home from work, driving along west river road at rush hour saw a bald eagle perched high in a tree overlooking the traffic. very majestic. location was west river road and 79th ave.


 
Common Name: Bald Eagle
Species: Haliaeetus leucocephalus
Record#: 1894
Date Sighted: 2002-08-10 #Seen: 1
User#: JRust
Site Description:
Comment : Saw an eagle swoop down and catch a northern, take it up into a tree and eat it. i was amazed with their strength, so i went home and read that eagles can lift up to 4 pounds!


 
Common Name: Bald Eagle
Species: Haliaeetus leucocephalus
Record#: 1869
Date Sighted: 1991-06-30 #Seen: 1
User#: JRust
Site Description:
Comment : Bald eagle was flying low along dirt roads near lusk wyoming