Hawkfest | Haliaeetus leucocephalus
From Hawkfest over the weekend, a celebration of the annual fall migration of birds of prey - hawks, owls, eagles, falcons and vultures.
Soaring through the shadows, she unhooks
the wind from its shackles.
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The Bald Eagle is a bird of prey found in North America. It is the national bird of the United States of America and appears on its Seal. This sea eagle has two known sub-species and forms a species pair with the White-tailed Eagle. Its range includes most of Canada and Alaska, all of the contiguous United States, and northern Mexico. It is found near large bodies of open water with an abundant food supply and old-growth trees for nesting.
Its diet consists mainly of fish, but it is an.. more