Bald eagles scoop salmon from the Chilkat River

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A congregation of bald eagles gather in the early winter to feast on dead and dying salmon from the Chilkat River. A natural phenomenon keeps the river from freezing so the eagles can feast on fish late in the season. The area serves as a critical habitat for bald eagle survival.

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Bald eagles scoop salmon from the Chilkat River was last modified: December 20th, 2016 by N