Bald Eagle

Another first along this journey – but not the last, not by a long shot!  Did you know the bald eagle is BOTH our national bird AND our national animal??  Furthermore, as kangaroos are to Australia, it is the only sea eagle indigenous to North America!  Lucky us!

FACTOID: Why is the eagle the national emblem of the United States?

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