bald eagleBald Eagle

The bald eagle is a large bird with a white head and dark brown body and plumage. It mates for life and builds its nest in trees or cliffs. Eagles eat small animals, waterfowl, and fish.

Movies

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The following movies were taken in the Kolob area near Zion National Park in February 2004.

Eagle Takes Flight from Tree
http://tipt3.utoledo.edu/starters/eagle/kolobflight.mov
Description (QuickTime Movie, no sound): An eagle in a tree takes flight.

Eagle Takes Flight from Tree - Slow Motion
http://tipt3.utoledo.edu/starters/eagle/kolobslomo.mov
Description (QuickTime Movie, no sound): An eagle in a tree takes flight.

Eagle in Flight Across Pond
http://tipt3.utoledo.edu/starters/eagle/kolobflight1.mov
Description (QuickTime Movie, no sound): An eagle in flight across pond.

Eagle Reflection
http://tipt3.utoledo.edu/starters/eagle/kolobreflect.mov
Description (QuickTime Movie, no sound): Reflection of eagle off pond.

Eagle in a Tree
http://tipt3.utoledo.edu/starters/eagle/kolobtree.mov
Description (QuickTime Movie, no sound): Eagle sitting in a tree.

Eagle Across Pond
http://tipt3.utoledo.edu/starters/eagle/kolobview.mov
Description (QuickTime Movie, no sound): View of eagle across pond.

Eagle Scratches
http://tipt3.utoledo.edu/starters/eagle/kolobscratch.mov
Description (QuickTime Movie, no sound): Eagle scratches under beak.

The following movie is from Yellowstone National Park in Fall 2003.

Eagle in Flight
http://tipt3.utoledo.edu/starters/eagle/eaglefly.mov
Description (QuickTime Movie, no sound): An eagle in a tree takes flight.

Photographs

The following movies were taken in the Kolob area near Zion National Park in February 2004.

Series of Photos Showing Eagle Takeoff
http://tipt3.utoledo.edu/starters/eagle/kolobtakeoff0.jpg
http://tipt3.utoledo.edu/starters/eagle/kolobtakeoff.jpg

http://tipt3.utoledo.edu/starters/eagle/kolobtakeoff2.jpg

http://tipt3.utoledo.edu/starters/eagle/kolobtakeoff3.jpg

http://tipt3.utoledo.edu/starters/eagle/kolobtakeoff4.jpg
http://tipt3.utoledo.edu/starters/eagle/kolobtakeoff5.jpg

Eagle in Flight
http://tipt3.utoledo.edu/starters/eagle/kolobflight.jpg

Eagle in Tree
http://tipt3.utoledo.edu/starters/eagle/kolob1.jpg
http://tipt3.utoledo.edu/starters/eagle/kolob2.jpg
http://tipt3.utoledo.edu/starters/eagle/bldeagle01.jpg
http://tipt3.utoledo.edu/starters/eagle/bldeagle01b.jpg
http://tipt3.utoledo.edu/starters/eagle/bldeagle02.jpg
http://tipt3.utoledo.edu/starters/eagle/bldeagle02b.jpg

The following photographs were taken in Yellowstone National Park in Fall 2003.

Eagle Closeup
http://tipt3.utoledo.edu/starters/eagle/eaglecu.gif

Eagle in Flight
http://tipt3.utoledo.edu/starters/eagle/eagleflight.gif

Eagle Nest
http://tipt3.utoledo.edu/starters/eagle/eaglenest.gif

Eagle in Tree
http://tipt3.utoledo.edu/starters/eagle/eagletree.gif

Two Eagles in Tree
http://tipt3.utoledo.edu/starters/eagle/2eagles.jpg


Naturescapes Starters is a copyright-friendly image and movie resource for educators and students. The collection was developed as part of a partnership between the eduScapes natureScapes project and TIPT - PT3 project.

The photographs and movies above can be used in educational projects, but may not be reproduced for sale. Be sure to include the following citation somewhere in your project. Insert the title of the photograph or movie where it says ImageName.

Lamb, A. & Johnson, L. (2004). ImageName. Naturescapes Starters. <http://tipt3.utoledo.edu/starters>

 

 

Created 2/04.