“I snapped these bald eagle pictures just after take off along the Cumberland Lakeshore in Kentucky. This once severely threatened animal has made a miraculous recovery and can now be seen in its once native habitat year round. This particular eagle was busy fishing for its newborns and has a nest in the area,
When it’s warm, the eagles spread out all along the river corridor and are much harder to spot. As it gets colder, the river freezes except near the locks and dams. The largest groups of eagles will be found near the locks and dams.