Eagle, Bald

Eagle, Bald

Haliaeetus leucocephalus

Vital Statistics

Height:

2.5 - 3 feet

Weight:

10 - 14 lbs

Diet:

Rats and other small mammals 

Conservation:

Status: Least Concern

Geographic Region

Northern United States and Canada, near lakes and large rivers

At The Zoo

North America

Did You Know?

The American bald eagle has been the symbol of the United States since 1872, and is the only eagle to solely live in North America.