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Bald Eagle Haliaeetus leucocephalus


Category D and E

Native Range

Breeds from Alaska across Canada eastwards to Nova Scotia and winters across the USA.

British Occurence

An adult at Llyn Coron on Anglesey in October 1978; adults are less migratory than immatures and the arrival date was earlier than might be expected. The species was retained in Category D. (BOURC 37th Report)

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