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Bald Eagle

By handlerstudio  
Sailing on the Wye River, we frequently see Bald Eagles. Always easy to spot with their white heads, even from a distance, and with their particular flight, and a surprisingly sweet call (unlike the other large bird often seen--and heard--in similar locations--the Great Blue Heron..squaaaak!)

Not a great technical photo, but it was the best capture of an eagle from this sailing trip. We probably saw at least two dozen eagles on the Wye.

And thanks for the votes and thoughtful comments from yesterday's Osprey.


Tags: Eagle Chesapeake bay Wildlife and nature Wye River

Voters: WesternRed, Jocelia, jaktis and 12 more

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A nice capture of this Bald Eagle well done.

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jaktis Plus
12 84 Sweden
30 May 2013 4:10AM
At least it shows the details well

30 May 2013 4:12AM
A lovely picture.

Hermanus 4 4 South Africa
30 May 2013 4:25AM
Such a magnificent bird Peter ! A great image Smile
S_Psharma 4 1 India
30 May 2013 4:31AM
Superb image.
Jaydee007 8 34 2 England
30 May 2013 5:41AM
Sorry to correct you but this is clearly an Osprey, Jim
widtink 4 406 2 Scotland
30 May 2013 7:40AM
MMmmmmmm its a good picture of a big bird Peter GrinGrinGrin

achieverswales 6 8 101 Wales
30 May 2013 10:59AM
1000 times better than I have Peter as I have never even seen one.


taggart Plus
12 47 13 United States
31 May 2013 4:15PM
envious, I would love to see on of these birds!
Bantu Plus
3 7 1 India
13 Sep 2013 4:23AM
realy very diffcult shot ,i have tried it many times.

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