What a great sight to see! The American Bald Eagle’s population soars across the U.S.
Fantastic Facts about the American Bald Eagle:
It is the national bird of the United States of America
There are more than 71,400 nesting pairs with an estimated 316,700 individual bald eagles in the lower 48 states.
It builds the largest nest of any North American bird
The average lifespan of bald eagles in the wild is around 20-30 years
They aren't really bald...
For more information about the American Bald Eagle and how the population has quadrupled please visit: U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Final Report: Bald Eagle Population Size: 2020 Update.
See you on the trail!