Essays Tagged: "bald eagles"

Endangered Species

d when its population decreases by a significant number. Examples of threatened species include the bald eagle and the California red-legged frog. The bald eagle is our national bird and is the only e ... le is our national bird and is the only eagle unique to North America. There are an estimated 4,500 bald eagles in the United States. Although the bald eagle is on the federal list of threatened speci ...

(3 pages) 115 1 4.6 Jun/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Forestry

Bald Eagles

The bald eagle was chosen on June 20, 1782 as a symbol of the United States of American, due to its long ... because it was then believed to exist only on this continent. Besides being our national bird, the bald eagle is also considered the most endangered species in North America. The bald eagle is found ... ost of North America, from Alaska, to Canada, and northern Mexico. About half of the world's 70,000 bald eagles live in Alaska. Combined with British Columbia's population of about 20,000, the northwe ...

(2 pages) 23 0 2.5 Jun/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Zoology

Changing the endangered species act.

ged in any way because it protects a lot of species from extinction. In the past people have hunted Bald Eagles and other animals for sport, but because they were placed under the protection of the ES ... om extinction. And as the Grand Canyon Trust states, "without it, majestic animals such as American Bald Eagles, gray wolves and Pacific salmon would now be as rare as 8-track tapes."

(2 pages) 24 0 4.0 Nov/2005

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law > Issues

Travel Brochure: Taiga shield.

monds, the oldest rock on the planet from the Precambrian era, a relatively large population of the bald eagles (endangered species), only four hours of sunlight in the late December (specifically on ...

(2 pages) 78 1 4.4 Nov/2005

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays > Travel Descriptions

Endangered Bald Eagle

The Bald Eagle once ranged throughout every state in the Union except Hawaii. When America adopted the b ... pt Hawaii. When America adopted the bird as the national symbol in 1782, as many as 100,000 nesting Bald Eagles lived in the continental United States, excluding Alaska. By 1963 only 417 nesting pairs ... ng Alaska. By 1963 only 417 nesting pairs were found in the lower 48 States. In the late 1800's the Bald Eagle was a common breeding bird along the States, but wintering population varied, as they do ...

(2 pages) 14 0 3.7 Feb/2006

Subjects: Science Essays > Zoology

How to be a successfull businessman

4 Tips For The Successful BusinessmanI have a passion for the bald eagle or Haliaeetus Leucocephalusaccording to his scientific name. I have this passion as long ... ld be more obvious. But life is full of inexplicable surprisesand left me with this passion for the bald eagle, the nationalsymbol of the United States of America. I have seen theeagles only once in m ... their natural habitat and thatwas during a holiday in British Columbia in Canada.When I read about bald eagles and about the way they live, Ialways start thinking about what a businessman can learn f ...

(3 pages) 26 1 3.8 Apr/2006

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Bald Eagles

I am doing my report on bald eagles and how they tie in with ecology.The bald eagle adults both male and female have white h ... ound zoologist every where. The nest are 20 feet deep and 9 feet wide and they can weigh a ton. The bald eagle is a carnivore. The eagles teach each other to forage for food. They even steal food from ... a distance and monitor their moves and if they come back or not. One major preserve is the Chilkat Bald eagle preserve in Alaska. This preserve was built in 1982. This preserve owns 48,000 acr ...

(2 pages) 425 0 0.0 Dec/2001

Subjects: Humanities Essays