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Florida

While traveling up I75 at mm 200 there is a blue over pass. Often spotted are a pair of eagles. This is second year I have seen them here. I am not sure if they have tags or not, can only see them while driving the hwy. They sit on the light posts and mate on the lights over the hwy
Tracy Kaszuba

At about 10:30am today. I saw a beautiful adult flying over Jennie Ridge Trail, Kessimmee, Fl. It was circling over houses. It's white head and tail feathers were clearly visable.
Thomas Therrell

Bald Eagle seen off of County Road 185 just west of State Route 81 in Holmes County, Florida just after sunrise on 11/27/2017. Eagle was preparing to examine a deer carcass and then took to the air as I drove past. Adult with very large wingspan. Largest adult I have seen.
Jim Turner

We spotted this eagle in Jupiter sitting on a pile of sand in the Sonoma Isles subdivision that is being built up now. 11/13/2017
Dana Hill

My neighbor called me yesterday afternoon and said he saw an eagle fly into my back yard and landed in a tree behind my house. I went right outside to see if I could see it, but could not. I live in a wooded area with lots of tall pine trees near the Naval Hospital in Pensacola, Fl.
Debbie Knight

I seen my first bald eagle after searching for almost 20 years for one. Was the most amazing experience ever, especially to have it almost in the pool of the complex I live in and so close to me. If flew in and landed on a light pool right outside pool in Tampa near Brigadoon townhouse near Lake Heather at Dale Mabry and Van Dyke. I literally stared in awe looking at it then it flew away so gracefully. Truly an amazing experience.
Jeanie Bailey

Deb neils wrote the following: I have reported several times a bald eagle flying over the waterway at my mother's house in Jupiter Fl. My guess is that they come from Tequesta which is right along A1A.

Lori Barrett wrote the following: Bald eagle spotted flying over I110 near the airport blvd exit around 2:30 pm, Tuesday, Jan 3, 2017, Pensacola, FL

Jean Smolen wrote the following: We saw a pair of eagles sitting on the roof of a condo building in Tarpon springs FL on 12/31/16. Happy new year!

Charlotte Sewell wrote the following: Just saw a male Bald Eagle flying overhead in the Loxahatchee area of palm beach county. Christmas Day around 11:30am.

Brandon Burke wrote the following: Saw a bald eagle on the bank of drainage ditch in Baldwin, FL on my way to make a delivery to C&S Wholesale on 11/30/16 at 10am

Barry Levy wrote the following: I just saw a bald eagle fly across Lake Hill in Lake Placid Florida then follow the lakes perimeter finally landing in a tree 20 feet from the Lake. 11/24/2016 5:35pm just after sundown.

Fernando Rodriguez wrote the following: 10/8/2016 bald eagle standing on my lawn in Newberry, Fl. I managed to go in and take a picture of it as it flew up in my tree. Beautiful.

Nicole Evans wrote the following: Bald eagle sighted in flight at 5:55 pm in Parrish, FL off of Golf Course Rd on 10/07/16

Toriiman Williams wrote the following: JACKSONVILLE, FL...1/2016 Huge bald eagle at Sheffield Park. It was beautiful. I thought it was a vulrure/buzzard, until I saw its all white head. I was speechless. It's wingspan almost blotted out the sun.

Marney Mason wrote the following: Two adults sighted in trees, between Carabelle, FL and East Point, FL between highway 319 and the water. One flew along with us for nearly a mile, at about 40 mph. We are usually able to spot Eagles on this section of the coast.

Roger Kimble wrote the following: Saw an immature eagle fly up into an oak tree yesterday ( Jan 14 2016 ) in the 3600 block of S. Lois Ave near intersection with Euclid. Couldn\'t stop because of traffic. Came back by about 25 minutes later, but it was gone. Impressive bird!

Dean Hall wrote the following: Walking from the parking lot to my office I saw a large bird's shadow on the pavement and looked up. A majestic bald eagle was almost directly overhead. I watched until it was out of sight. 1200 Bartow Road, Lakeland, about 4pm on 1/11/16

Debra Johnson wrote the following: Saw a female bald eagle taking a bath in a small pond behind a strip mall off Cochran Road at the intersection with Tamiami Trail in Port Charlotte. Approx. 2:30 p.m. on 1/10/16.

Chris Kennedy wrote the following: Saw 3 Bald Eagles in large tree down street from house on 12/8/15 in Brandon, Fl. Truly majestic creatures.

Tracy Roberts wrote the following: Beautiful huge Bald Eagle landed in my yard this morning! What a site!(Port St Lucie, FL)

Lillian Lasick wrote the following: November 15, 2015. Just saw Bald Eagle on a post outside our house in Placid Lakes, Fl.

Arlene Gaull wrote the following: I saw a bald eagle pair flying near bay pines va hospital in st Petersburg fl. This is the second time I've noticed them in the same area.

John Milner wrote the following: We were watching three Osprey and I saw what I thought was a turkey vulture it flew over us at about 10 feet above us when we realized it was a bald eagle. Sighted along the beach at Ocean Shore Blvd and Neptune in Ormond Beach Fl on 10/30 at about 4:30pm.

Dean Hall wrote the following:
City: Lakeland, Florida
Place: Hollis Garden in downtown Lakeland
Date: October 27, 2015
Time: 12:30pm
A mature bald eagle flew directly over the garden about 30 ft off the ground. It had a medium sized dark feathered bird in its talons.

Cindy Simon wrote the following: 6 bald eagles were seen today at upper Tampa bay park trailhead on montaque at 12:00

Christopher Morehead wrote the following: Saw a small bald eagle off Griffin Rd in Callahan, FL, Nassau County today.

Melissa Weis wrote the following: Saw October 5 & 6, 2015 in same tree both days. on the intracoastal in Palm Beach Gardens, FL Located between PGA Blvd & Donald Ross Rd

Neda Ardalan wrote the following: 12:30 pm Thursday, October 1, 2015. Sighted a bald eagle circling right in front of our condo on the 38th floor facing the Miami River close to the bay, downtown Miami, Florida. The eagle circled a few times before exiting Eastbound towards the bay and out of our sight.

Brenda and Jim Smith wrote the following: On 9/7/15, in North Port, Fl 34289, we were surprised with a bald eagle flying low over the pond behind our house! He circled the pond TWICE before heading over to rest in a tall tree. It appeared as though he dropped his prey into the pond, during the first pass. I have some pictures!! It was back again, soaring and chasing some cattle egrets on 9/25!! Unfortunately, I didn't capture any pictures of that. We've lived here going on three years, and these were new, wonderful, experiences!

Pilar Mora wrote the following: Bald Eagle spotted on May 11 2015 landing on the grass of Tamiami Airport in West Kendall! Flew in holding a duck and sat and ate for approx 2 hours. We spot this Eagle regularly flying over the airport but never landing there.

Rodney Nishimura wrote the following: My wife and I saw a beautiful bald eagle sitting on a roof across the street from us in bloomingdale east subdivision Valrico, Fl

We are staying in Naples, Florida on Forest lakes blvd. I just noticed a pair of what I believe to be Eagles perced on the top of a tree which is in my fire overlooking a golf course. Could this be.
Jean Maguire

Yesterday, around 5:30 p.m., there was a bald eagle perched on top of a very tall, thin tree in my neighbor's back yard. It was just looking around at his surroundings. I lived in Southeast Alaska for 5 years so very familiar with what they look like...I am in southwest Florida across the bridge from St. Pete Beach.
L.R. Malone

We saw two Bald Eagles soaring overhead yesterday in Delray Beach, Fl. They glided down to take a closer look at us and then off again and away in seconds. Amazing!!!! What a gift to experience them in our own yard!!! We were able to get a picture of them.
Marcia Hamlet

Spotted two Adult Bald Eagles at Tuscawilla Park in Ocala on 01-16-15 early afternoon.
John and Marcy Pebley

Eagle sighting on 1/11/15 at 4:15pm near Silver Springs State Park.
Cobe, Caytin, Cole, Kim, and Dennis Lewin.

Two bald eagle sightings in the Pensacola, Florida area. One near downtown Pensacola, and one north of town in Molino, Florida. We captured poor quality pictures and video.
~ Christina and Blake Hodges

My wife and I were travelling north on I-75 on 1/2/2015 at approximately 10:55 AM. We observed a bald eagle (unmistakable white tail feathers) circling at about tree top level just west of the south bound lanes. Beautiful sight. We were south of Ocala, FL approximately due west of Summerfield.
John & Laura Fillyaw

I seen a male Bald Eagle roosting on top a light pole in Suncity Center near the South club house in Kings Point 4:45 pm. A car stopped to take a picture. Unfortunately I did not have my camera.
Daniel Novitski

December 9, 2014 @ 3:25PM
I saw a large Bald Eagle grab a fish from a small lake outside my office in Delray Beach, Florida. It swooped down, grabbed the fish and soared high. For some reason it dropped the fish in my parking lot and flew away.
John Micalizio

We were camping on November 29, 2014 at Rainbow Park Campground in Dunnellon, FL. There was a pair of them sitting on a branch all day. They were sitting in probably the tallest tree in the campground. Beautiful.
P. Gooch

Saw a Bald Eagle flying southwesterly over the 101 just north of Ft. Hunter-Liggett.
Jan Drees

Sighting this morning and afternoon at State Road 70 and Lena Rd in Bradenton, Florida.
Andrea M. Smith

A Bald Eagle crashed through our screened in pool area in the attempt to capture a squirrel. The Eagle did not get hurt but made his exit through another screen panel.
Fred Ottaviano
Orlando Florida USA

In the early part of October, 2014, I saw from my 7th floor apartment window what I thought was a bald eagle. The following day, I saw either another or the same one again.
V. Ohlsson

approximately 9 am Tuesday 10/21/14. A bald eagle was trying to land and eat a dead animal on the road on Hwy 24 at the Waccasassa river. Upon returning to Gainesville around 5:30 either a young bald eagle or a golden eagle was at the same location on the top of a light pole.
Tim Lee

Just saw a Golden Eagle on our property in St. Augustine, Florida
Totally caught me by surprise.
Glenn Spillman

I just saw a bald eagle fly by my condo.
Gorgeous!
Patti Brooke

Took this picture yesterday along the side of Okeechobee blvd and SR 7 in Royal Palm Bch Florida.
We have seen 2 Bald Eagles about a week apart (might have been the same one) in the area.
Keith Brown

9:10am Spring Hill, FL
Elgin Road – between Mariner and Deltona
Huge adult bald eagle – He was swooping down between cars, seemingly attracted by prey or roadkill. Unmistakable markings, very large – stopped traffic. I was within 20 feet of him. The last thing I expected to see today.
Michael McGaha

Monday Feb.17 4:45pm
Jacksonville Florida
Sighted sitting on bridge light post at the intercoastal bridge on Atlantic Blvd.
Ronald Hobbs

Saw Bald Eagle this morning in Palm Beach Gardens. First time couldn't believe it. Awesome!
Samuel Adler

We are wintering in Panama City Beach from Canada and today this is what we saw on the beach enjoying a nice big fish. It was very cold and icy outside, but the bird did not seem to mind the weather.
Anne Beaton

I observed a Bald Eagle yesterday circling above my house in South East Florida, 33410, Palm Beach Gardens. He/she was enjoying the windy weather circling my house and several others for approx. 15 minutes before he drifted out of sight. It was my first Florida sighting and it made my day!
Fay James

Two bald eagles were circling each other almost directly overhead. One must have been a juvenile because the feathers were still spotted. The other was a striking adult. Sighted on January 24, 2014 at about 2:30pm on the shores of Lake Bonny at 1200 Bartow Road, Lakeland, Florida.
Dean Hall

We saw a bald eagle standing in a small field next to a pond on hwy 2 north of bonifay in holmes co florida. We took pictures and it flew up into a big pine tree next to the pond.
Ivan Peters

I live in tampa FL, 33626 Citrus Park area. Yesterday around 1:30 when I was driving I looked up and I saw a bald eagle. I was so surprised and happy. So I was going to stop to take pictures but there was traffic on Sheldon rd. I got home and when I parked in my driveway to the left I saw a big bird. I opened the door threw my purse on the ground and ran to see if it was the bald eagle. Sure enough it was. I was so exited that I rang the doorbell to get my husbands attention and let him know to bring the camera. It was a wonderful experience!
Yanira Perez

We saw a bald eagle standing in the grassy roadside along Rt 301 in Thonotosassa on 1-18-14 at about 4:15 pm.
Rhiannon Gray

Bald eagle sighted along side of Coronet Road in Plant City Florida on January 14, 2014 about 5:00 pm as it was eating.
Sheryl L Cooper

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