1. Bald eagles are stately. They are the official bird of the USA.
2. They make twig mansions.
3. Bald eagles use their feet as utensils—and their throats as cupboards.
4. These birds transform into rowboats because they can swim.
5. A bald eagle has Superman-like vision.
6. They live long lives—up to 30 years in the wild.
7. While there are many kinds of eagles throughout the world, you’ll only find bald eagles in North America.
COMMON NAME: bald eagle
GENUS SPECIES: Haliaeetus leucocephalus