Most of the 60 species of eagles are from Eurasia and Africa. Outside this area, just 14 species can be found - 2 in the United States and Canada, 9 in Central and South America, and three in Australia. - Bald Eagle - by Chloe Robison-Smith on 500px
Mating Bald Eagles by Bob Bailey on 500px///Recovery. On August 9, 2007, the bald eagle was removed from the federal list of threatened and endangered species. After nearly disappearing from most of the United States decades ago, the bald eagle is now flourishing across the nation and no longer needs the protection of the Endangered Species Act.