Earlier this week, Ken Lamb sent along this image of a young eagle he photographed near a deer carcass here in northern
"During a recent study of mercury exposure in
One interesting possibility is the nestling banded at
Charlie also sent along a photo of the 2006 eaglet from
Jimmy Marz's photo clearly shows the alpha code on the color band on the right leg and the aluminum USF&W band on the left.
Checking for bands is something I'll think about the next time I spot a Bald Eagle in the area. Good stuff.