Photo Uploaded: Aug 02 2012 18:55:00 GMT Taken: 2012:07:31 14:26:43 Manufacturer: Canon Camera: Canon EOS 550D Aperture: F7.1 Shutter: 1/500 sec ISO: 800 Flash: No (Turned off)
Taken at Liberty's Owl and Raptor Ctr in the New Forest
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Alaskan Bald Eagle (Haliaeetus leucocephalus) "Liberty"
Bald Eagles are found throughout most of the USA and into Mexico. They are usually found near water, where they hunt fish by swooping down over the water and snatching the fish with their talons . They eat by holding the fish in one claw and tearing the flesh with the other.
Bald Eagles are the National bird of the United States Of America.