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We hope you enjoy a few eagle photos we have taken over the years. The term "eagle" is usually used to describe very large brown birds of prey represented by several different unrelated groups of birds
throughout the world.
Two species of eagle breed in North America; Bald Eagle (Haliaeetus leucocephalus)
and Golden Eagle (Aquila chrysaetos).
Click on thumbnails for larger Eagle photos and for more specific information on Golden Eagles and Bald
Eagles. Please note the
Golden Eagle chick
Adult Female Golden Eagle
Adult Male Golden Eagle
Bald Eagle Adult
See Live Bald Eagle
Bald Eagle Juvenile
See Live Bald Eagle cam
The Haliaeetus species are known as "Fish Eagles" and the Aquila species are known as a "True eagles" or "booted eagles".
Two additional species of Fish Eagles, White-tailed Eagle (Haliaeetus albicilla) and Stellar's Sea Eagle (Haliaeetus pelagicus) are European and/or Asian species that can cross the Bering Sea and are found only in Alaska
(mainly the Aleutians).
Eagles Of North America
is a fantastic book with 90 stunning Golden and Bald Eagle photos by the world's top nature photographers.