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The Skilak Glacial Dam is releasing into the Kenai River. Maintenance. FNH 00263. Reason Foundation - Feds Can Turn Your Land Into a Defacto Federal Wildlife Refuge. The resurgence of the bald eagle is reason for Americans to feel proud.

Reason Foundation - Feds Can Turn Your Land Into a Defacto Federal Wildlife Refuge

Sadly, the federal government and environmental lobby are dishonoring the national symbol by attributing its rebound to the Endangered Species Act (ESA), which may have done more harm than good, and because the eagle is being used to undermine principles for which the July 4th holiday stands. For starters don't give the ESA too much credit: "Nearly everyone agrees that the key to the eagle's resurgence—even more so than the Endangered Species Act—was the banning of the use of the insecticide DDT in this country in 1972," notes the National Audubon Society.

The Endangered Species Act was passed in 1973, one year after the ban, so the Act is not the reason that the bald eagle is thriving. Faced with this fact, ESA apologists grasp as straws, falsely equating the paramount importance of banning DDT with conservation efforts allegedly carried out under the Act. This need not be. Healy Lake Fire at 2,500 acres and growing; firefighters work to protect cabins. The Healy Lake Fire southwest of Delta Junction is now estimated at 2,500 acres and is growing.

Healy Lake Fire at 2,500 acres and growing; firefighters work to protect cabins

The fire was started by lightning in the area on Tuesday night and is burning on the east side of the Tanana River between Healy Lake and Moose Lake. Healy Lake, which is inaccessible by road, is home to several recreational cabins and is a popular duck hunting destination in the fall. Journey North Bald Eagles. Bald Eagle Nesting Phenology In order to have Bald Eagles in the future, Bald Eagles living today have to reproduce.

Journey North Bald Eagles

This involves a LOT of critical steps, and scientists are still trying to figure out a lot of the details. Because of the huge variation in the timing of breeding in North America, it's impossible to make a phenology chart with the precise timing for every place. But the steps involved in nesting have to happen in the same order. Territory Defense and Nest Building: 1 - 3 months Eagles are tricky to study because the male and female look so much alike, and because they are so wary of humans near their nest. Both the male and female bring nesting materials; some eagle researchers believe it's the female who usually places the sticks in the nest. Both the male and female defend their territory against possible predators, especially ravens and other raptors.

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