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Children (3-15 Years) £11.95 £10.85
Under 3's FREE FREE
Senior Citizen (65 Years+) £13.95 £12.65
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Bird of Prey Flying Display

Located at the Bird of Prey Centre. You can come face to face with the magnificent bald eagle and beautiful owls.

Available April to September

(weather dependant).

Bald Eagle

Haliaeetus leucocephalus

The bald eagle is a large bird with a wingspan of up to 2.2m (7.5 foot). It is one of 8 species of fish eagles.

measurements

Measurements

Size: Male - 80cm, Female – 110cm
Weight: 3 – 6.3kg

habitat

Habitat

The bald eagle is the national emblem of the United States of America but their natural range includes Alaska, Canada and Mexico. They live near large bodies of open water.

diet

Diet

Fish makes up the majority of their diet but they will also feed on birds, mammals and reptiles. When hunting they swoop down and catch their prey with their talons, they can lift approximately half their body weight!

behaviour

Breeding

Large nests are built in tall trees, and both parents raise the young. Their distinctive white head and tail plumage and yellow beak does not appear until they reach 4 to 5 years of age.

threat

Conservation

Bald eagles are not classed as endangered, however their numbers have declined in the past due to hunting, habitat loss and the use of pesticides.

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