Rhode Island,Providence - white-tail american eagle - symbol of USA - Bald Eagle

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Petr Novotný99 on June 7, 2013

A.K.A.: American eagle, white-headed eagle, sea eagle Field marks: Large, dark-bodied raptor, with broad, plank-like wings. Adults have a distinctive white head and tail, dark body, and dark wings. Immatures lack the white head and tail, and often have white scattered throughout their dark body and wings. Flight behavior: Migrates alone. Soars, glides, and, infrequently flaps while migrating. Often migrates late in the day.

Wingspan: 6'-7'6" Length: 2'4"-3'2"
W-L ratio: 2.6:1 Weight: 6-14 lbs

Petr Novotny99 on August 10, 2013

The whole life cycle is living with only one partner and after death of partner is living alone to the end of his days.

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  • Uploaded on June 5, 2013
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    by Petr Novotný99
    • Camera: NIKON COOLPIX S3200
    • Taken on 2013/05/08 21:04:05
    • Exposure: 0.003s (1/320)
    • Focal Length: 66.24mm
    • F/Stop: f/6.500
    • ISO Speed: ISO400
    • Exposure Bias: -0.30 EV
    • No flash