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Mar 04, 2018 18:49 |  #1

Seen this eagle. It's feathers looked gray. not a great shot it was a gray day here and shooting though the tree brances. was wondering if anybody knows why his feathers are this color


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Mar 04, 2018 18:52 |  #2

Looks like a dilute plumage bird, which is another pigment anomaly.


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Mar 04, 2018 19:02 |  #3

Yeah, looks like a partial pigment deficiency. Where was this one at?


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Mar 04, 2018 19:09 as a reply to  @ Snydremark's post |  #4

Eric he was out where we meet the second time in the Samish flats


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Mar 04, 2018 19:32 |  #5

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Eric he was out where we meet the second time in the Samish flats

Oh, wow; very cool. Was expecting one of the rivers :p


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Mar 04, 2018 20:22 |  #6

It’s called a leucistic bald eagle. Guess there was one up on the Nooksack this year also


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