Jan. 12, 2019: Presentation–Bald Eagle Biology & Behavior

HCT’s January & February Winter 2019 Talks are held at the Harwich Community Center (#100 Oak St., Harwich, MA 02645) in the multi-purpose room.

Saturday, January 12th, 2:00 p.m.
Suggested donation: $5.00 per person
Bald Eagle Biology & Behavior

Juvenile bald eagles, photo courtesy of Jason Zimmer, MassWildlife

Presentation by Jason E. Zimmer: District Supervisor, Southeast Wildlife District, Massachusetts Division of Fisheries & Wildlife

Bald eagles have recently been observed in Harwich, Brewster, and other areas on Cape Cod. Learn about bald eagle natural history, the story of their decline, this raptor’s listing with the federal Endangered Species Act, and subsequent recovery as well as monitoring efforts both across the country and in Massachusetts.  Jason will also highlight conservation efforts in the Southeast District and talk about current and potential nesting locations.