IWRC Raptor ID Series
 
Bald Eagle Age Differences
 
     
 
Juveniles
 
Adults
 
 
dark brown head
& neck
 
white head
         
 
black bill & cere
 
yellowish or orangish bill
           
 
dark brown iris
 
yellow iris
       
 
black or white & black tail
(photo of juvie tail
needed)
 
(photo of adult tail
needed)
white tail & lower back
           
 
brown wings with blackish remiges
(photo of juvie upper
wing needed)
 
brown upper wings
     
     
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