Adule Golden Eagle (Portrait)

Image: Adule Golden Eagle (Portrait)

Detailed Description

A USGS biological science technician holds an adult golden eagle (Aquila chrysaetos) ready for release. The USGS uses solar-powered GPS tags and special 3-D mapping techniques to track the eagles' movements across the landscape.

Location: Near Barrett Reservoir, San Diego County, California. Photo provided courtesy of photographer. Contact photographer for use.


Image Dimensions: 2448 x 3264

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Location Taken: CA, US