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Bald Eagle

How America Saved A National Treasure From Extinction

LittleThings | Jade Walker | Posted 01.12.2016 | Science

There are few creatures in the world as majestic as the bald eagle. That’s part of the reason that, out of all of the animals in the world, the...

Bald Eagle Who Attacked Trump: 'Sorry I Didn't Finish The Job'

The Huffington Post | John Trowbridge | Posted 12.11.2015 | Comedy

Humans, By now, you've probably seen the GIF of me attacking Donald Trump during his Time magazine photo shoot. If you haven't, here it is.  ...

Bald Eagle Poses For Selfie With Brothers After Rescue

The Huffington Post | Lee Moran | Posted 11.28.2015 | Weird News

A bald eagle was freed from a hunting trap by two brothers in Canada and posed for an incredible selfie before flying away. Neil and Michael Fletcher ...

Feathers Fly As Eagle Battles 2 Seagulls

The Huffington Post | Ed Mazza | Posted 07.15.2015 | Weird News

A photographer in Alaska snapped the photo of a lifetime when a bald eagle snatched a seagull and was in turn attacked by another seagull.  ...

Man Accused Of Driving Truck Over Bald Eagles

The Huffington Post | Steven Hoffer | Posted 06.16.2015 | Crime

Police in Alaska have accused a man of running a truck over several bald eagles, killing two birds. A jogger in Dutch Harbor contacted authorities ...

This Bald Eagle Was Found In A Trap. Now She's Finally Flying Free.

The Huffington Post | Katie Sola | Posted 04.08.2015 | Green

A female bald eagle has been released back into the wild, a month after being found stuck in a leg trap and suffering from elevated lead levels. ...

Rehab, Release, Rejoice

Ed Felker | Posted 03.23.2014 | Green
Ed Felker

To me, the majesty of eagles is unequaled in nature. It is a powerful sight to behold, even more so when one considers this is not a captive bird.

West Nile Virus Blamed For Death Of Dozens Of Bald Eagles

Reuters | Posted 03.03.2014 | Green

By Laura Zuckerman Dec 31 (Reuters) - An unprecedented wintertime outbreak of West Nile virus has killed more than two dozen bald eagl...

A Sacrifice We Have To Make?

AP | DINA CAPPIELLO | Posted 01.25.2014 | Green

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Obama administration will allow companies to seek authorization to kill and harm bald and golden eagles for up to 30 years wit...

Our Vain Tom Turkey and How He Got That Way

Steve Zack | Posted 01.26.2014 | Green
Steve Zack

As we give thanks this season, I think it appropriate we better appreciate the meal on our plate as a remarkable species of often striking appearance in the wild.

The Amazing Success Story Of Bald Eagle Conservation

Posted 09.15.2013 | Green

From Mother Nature Network's Jaymi Heimbuch: Bald eagles are making headlines again, as proven by NPR's recent story about the birds' amazing recov...

LOOK: Feathers Belong To One Proud Bird In One Cool Shot

The Huffington Post | Ron Dicker | Posted 07.20.2013 | Green

Here's a wildlife picture that might make you want to salute. On Friday, Imgur user Cpl_Lumpnugs69 posted a breathtaking photo of a bald eagle at ...

WATCH: Bald Eagle Dad Brings His Mate A Fish

Posted 04.17.2013 | Green

This is what love looks like. Viewers of MNBound's bald eagle live stream were able to watch an adorable exchange as a nesting mother was brought s...

In East Africa: Empty Skies

Steve Zack | Posted 05.11.2013 | Green
Steve Zack

Tropical America may have the most species of birds, but savannah East Africa has the most conspicuous diversity of birds in the world. The skies held part of that diversity, yet it is there that I observe the greatest change in the decades since I was last here.

Good Samaritans Team Up To Rescue Bald Eagle

The Huffington Post | Posted 06.06.2012 | Green

A good samaritan and a veterinarian in North Spokane, Wash., are being credited with saving the life of an injured bald eagle. ABC News reports tha...

Killing 2 Bald Eagles A Victory For Tradition?

AP | BEN NEARY | Posted 05.17.2012 | Green

CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — A federal government decision to allow a Wyoming tribe to kill two bald eagles for a religious ceremony is a victory for Ameri...

Medicine Man Pleads Guilty To Killing Bald Eagle

AP | Posted 11.18.2011 | Green

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. -- A Kewa Pueblo medicine man faces prison and steep fines for killing and plucking bald eagles in violation of the Bald and Golden ...

Young Bald Eagle Shot, Wounded Near State Park

Posted 01.02.2012 | Chicago

Conservation police say the juvenile bald eagle found wounded in north central Illinois was shot, in violation of federal law that protects the former...

Biking a Wild Isle in the Bay of Fundy

Margie Goldsmith | Posted 10.08.2011 | Travel
Margie Goldsmith

Though my bruise is a bit smaller, I've been wearing shorts to show it off. When anyone asks, I tell them I fell of my bike during a rocky, rooty, muddy, wet and spectacular ride through the pristine wilderness of Grand Manan Island.

One Of The Oldest Bald Eagles Dies From Electrocution

AP | DAN JOLING | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

ANCHORAGE, Alaska — A Kodiak Island bald eagle survived 25 years of Alaska hazards but met an unfortunate fate last month on the crossbar of a u...

Eagles Soaring: Record Number In Sanctuary Hints At Species Comeback

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

KEMPTON, Pa. — Bird-watchers at a ridgetop preserve in eastern Pennsylvania counted a record number of migrating bald eagles this fall, another ...

Rosemary Beach, Florida: A New Urbanism for Beach-Goers

Pam Grout | Posted 05.25.2011 | Travel
Pam Grout

Rosemary Beach is one of 14 experimental communities along the 26 miles of Florida's South Walton Beach and unlike most American towns, Rosemary Beach doesn't allow front yards.