Simon Imre
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Golden Eagle - by runique on deviantART

The steely glare of a male Golden Eagle. This is a rescue bird being looked after at the Cornish Birds Of Prey Centre, so he was a little scruffy (though in much better shape than when he arrived a.

Bald Eagle  by Chloe Robison-Smith

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 Mais

Chilean Blue Eagle - aka - Black-chested buzzard-eagle - (Geranoaetus melanoleucus)

Types of Eagles in The World - Eagles are admired the world over as living symbols of power, freedom, and transcendence. There are more than 60 different species of Eagles.

The kitsch crowd puts owls on everything these days, but how well do we actually know these wise, old birds? Barn owlettes, for instance, are nicer to each other than human siblings! Ok, ok that’s not terribly impressive ... but some owls are inspiring quieter airplane designs and the Blakiston’s fish owl breeds in temps of 30 below, scoops up salmon 3x its own weight, and is so big it’s sometimes mistaken for a bear.

Although the Great Gray Owl is the tallest American owl with the largest wingspan, it is just a ball of feathers. Both the Great Horned and Snowy owls weigh half again as much, and have larger feet and talons. What a gorgeous, expressive face!