types of eagles - Eagles are larger than buteo hawks, with some having wingspreads up to metres feet). Wide color variation in each species of hawk and eagle often makes identification difficult. Juvenile plumages often differ from those of adults.
~The Osprey silently circles high above us as we fish, watching for the released fish that flap at the surface. Surprising us with a bull's eye dive within a few feet of our boat, the fish is snatched up with barely a splash.
The Eagle He clasps the crag with crooked hands; Close to the sun in lonely lands, Ringed with the azure world he stands. The wrinkled sea beneath him crawls; He watches from his mountain walls, And like a thunderbolt he falls.