Bald Eagle

Once paired, bald eagles remain together until one dies. They live on a diet of small mammals, fish, dead animals, and birds, and they live in shoreline forests.


  • Scientific Name: Haliaeetus leucocephalus leucocephalus
  • Range: Baja California, Texas to South Carolina and Florida
  • Status in the Wild: Stable
  • Location in the Zoo: McGovern Children’s Zoo
  • Cool Animal Fact: May use the same nest year after year