View full sizeCharlie Neibergall, Associated PressA bald eagle flies over the Des Moines River Dec. 13 in downtown Des Moines, Iowa. There were times during Lakewood's Christmas Bird Count on Sunday when I was tempted to turn in a.
BIRDS: The Golden Eagle. The Golden Eagle is one of the best-known birds of prey in the Northern Hemisphere. It is the most widely distributed species of eagle. Like all eagles, it belongs to the family Accipitridae.
two newborn baby bald eagle eaglets in the nest. Young eagles do not leave the nest until about 75 days after being born. They will not attain adult plumage, the white head, or breed until 4 or 5 years of age.
Native American Indian Poem ~ "Great Eagle, King of the sky, lift my spirit up; carry me high. Wings of strength that float along, take me away ~ to freedom beyond ~ at peace I live, with you above; all that I give is: Heartfelt Love.
I'm terrified of heights but I think all that would dissolve the moment you sat down and gazed over this view. Your thoughts are always with you, but I can see all those stresses and worries vanishing up there.