I saw an eagle flying overhead this afternoon, about 1:30 pm, in Highland Park Des Moines, at the corner of Euclid and 6th. It was beautiful!
I was amazed to see a bald eagle fly over my car as I was leaving Altoona, Iowa near the I-80 exit. It had picked up a small animal or rodent from the grassy area at the exit and began to fly west. It was mature enough to have the white head and tail feathers.
Saw a huge beautiful male bald eagle near Leeds on way to Hinton, Iowa. He flew over our car and was so beautiful he went to the East in some trees. It was just outside of Leeds, Iowa on HyWay 75 going North.
Randy R. Renshaw, Sioux City, Iowa
Saw one flying over the LaQuinta Inn at the intersection of I35/80 and University ave. in Clive, IA on 11-26-13 at approximate 8:30 a.m.
Today while driving on Tipton hwy. perched high in a tree. A beautiful sight.
D K Hartley
This afternoon saw my first bald eagle of the fall, an adult male, perched on a high utility pole next to the nishnabotna river near Hastings, Iowa.
My husband (eagle eye) has noted 2 during the Holidays.
We actually saw 1 approx. 10 miles east of Eagle, Nebraska. Really.
The other we saw flying north across Elrod Road (and 230th). Located just north of Glenwood, Iowa
Stay tuned for more sightings as Jack is tuned in...
On Wednesday November 28, 2012 I spotted a large bald eagle just outside of Osceola Iowa while driving North on I35. I am not sure if it was male or female but,,it had a wing span of approximately 6 feet. It had been feeding on a deer carcass along the highway and was viewed from a distance of about 40-50 yards. I was quite shocked to see such a large bird coming up off the side of the road. I have seen eagles before but, usually along the Mississippi or out in the Oregon/ Washington area.
What a magnificent bird!
City Park, Iowa City, Johnson County
Saw 2 yesterday. I also saw another one, but think it was one of the pair.
Saw another today flying overhead.
Single bald eagle seen in tree near Diamond Lake Park in Poweshiek County in Iowa. Bald eagles have been seen in the area for the last couple years at least.
I saw a bald eagle this morning on my drive from Ames to Nevada for school. It flew directly over my car; it was a really neat sighting!
We have spotted 3 bald eagles at our farm in Breda Iowa(51436). They have been appearing every day for the last month.
12/27/10 West Ames, Iowa. We saw a bald eagle soaring in a clear blue sky with frosty trees. It was a beautiful sight.
Today (12/16/10) sighted 4 to 6 Bald Eagles on the Des Moines River in Ottumwa, IA resting on an capsized boat stuck in the river just downstream from the dam. I am going to college here in Ottumwa and noticed them last year about the same time, when a small ice island forms around the boat. Last year they seemed to stick around until mid to late January.
Yesterday (Dec. 6 2010) saw about 2 dozen bald eagles in the trees along South Concord Street in Davenport.
Yesterday sighted 5 Bald Eagles on the Iowa River near Hills and Iowa City, Iowa.
Today I saw my first up close Bald Eagle! This is 02/13/10, by the rest area on I-29 near Glenwood, Ia. He was sitting on a road sign just off the edge. He, or, she was beautifull!!
Donna B Malvern Ia