Most of the 60 species of eagles are from Eurasia and Africa. Outside this area, just 14 species can be found - 2 in the United States and Canada, 9 in Central and South America, and three in Australia. - Bald Eagle - by Chloe Robison-Smith on Mais
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.