This eagle carried large sticks some times 7 to 8 foot in length to help sturdy up the nest.
A bald eagle sits in a cottonwood tree in Douglas County. The Interior Department will announce today that it is removing the Amer-ican bald eagle from the protection of the Endangered Species Act.
A pair of bald eagles living north of Lawrence recently welcomed two hatchlings. On Memorial Day, the parents took the first hatchling to a nearby tree used by the adults as the young one tested its wings in the stiff breeze. The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service is due to re-examine as early as June whether the birds should remain on the endangered species list.