Females vary in weight from 6,195 to 9,500 g (13.658 to 20.944 lb), while males being rather lighter with a weight range of 4,900 to 6,800 g (10.8 to 15.0 lb). However, many threats to their survival persist. These eagles lives in coastal northeastern Asia. Both males and females secure their own breeding territories early in the season and nest building occurs in February or March. 1st 3,000+ Day (3896) The golden eagle is the second heaviest breeding eagle in North America, Europe and Africa and the fourth heaviest in Asia. 200,000 - Dec 30, 2010 350,000 - Sep 19, 2011 Oct 29, 2009 Change ). Sep 28, 2010 Steller’s sea eagle mainly feeds on fish. May 18, 2011 Eggs hatch between May and June, with fledging taking around 70 days. Steller’s sea eagle is the largest of all sea eagles and the heaviest known eagle. The two exhibits were side by side and I was overwhelmed at the size of the Steller’s Sea Eagle on the right, and the Bald Eagle on the left. 150,000 - Sep 6, 2010 1st 1000+ Day (1,016) 50,000 - Oct 10, 2009 Also, please honor the copyrights of articles and photos we have received permission to use. With forward-facing eyes, Steller’s sea eagle has a wide field of binocular vision. The Steller’s sea eagle was named for Georg Wilhelm Steller, an 18th century zoologist and explorer. Speaking of fish, last Saturday evening was the lutefisk banquet in Bosque County, Texas. Steller’s sea eagles are not extensively known for their voices, but are known to make a deep barking cry, ra-ra-ra-raurau, in aggressive interactions. ( Log Out /  1st 700+ Day (722) They have very large yellow beaks, and sharp, yellow talons. Large subspecies are the heaviest representatives of the Aquila genus and this species is on average the seventh-heaviest living eagle species. Its wings are broad and the wingspan is 1.8 to 2.34 metres (5 ft 11 in to 7 ft 8 in). for riches certainly make themselves wings; they fly away as an eagle toward heaven.” (Proverbs 23:5 KJV). 300,000 - June 29, 2011 Just thought you might like a size comparison. © Lee, a j mithra, J.J.S.J., Emma, Guest Authors, the Photographers and Lee’s Birdwatching Adventures Plus, 2008-2017. Bald – Golden – Steller’s Sea – Eagles Compared, Birds Illustrated by Color Photography – Revisited, Families – Taxonomic (Scientific – English), Families – Taxonomic (English – Scientific), Harriet Newell Cook – Scripture Alphabet of Animals, Follow Lee's Birdwatching Adventures Plus on WordPress.com, Relocating to Lee’s Birdwatching Adventures Plus, Spectacular Journey to Africa by Honey Buzzard, McGuffey’s 6th Grade Reader – God Is Everywhere. Females vary in weight from 6,195 to 9,500 g (13.658 to 20.944 lb), while males being rather lighter with a weight range of 4,900 to 6,800 g (10.8 to 15.0 lb). 400,000 - Nov 18, 2011 Steller’s sea eagle (Haliaeetus pelagicus) is a large and beautiful bird of prey. ( Log Out /  The egg-laying period normally lasts from April through May, and the typical incubation period is 38 days. Oct 20, 2011 This species is also occasionally seen in North America, China, and North and South Korea. ], the Golden Eagle, and the Steller’s Sea Eagle. Steller’s sea eagle can range in total length from 85 to 105 cm (2 ft 9 in to 3 ft 5 in), apparently males average about 89 cm (2 ft 11 in) in length, while females average about 100 cm (3 ft 3 in), marginally shorter on average than the harpy eagle and about 65 mm (2.6 in) shorter than the Philippine eagle. 250,000 - Apr 9, 2011 We were privileged to have seen the Bald Eagle [almost daily here in Polk Country this time of the year. hqfn7ipx9rtu3owk7vwmxelkmuv6sraf2gz96js2cue1h230k1yumrx-n12lj2fnwwggpksek1dj73k7g36kxcmoffds6e9qsynolvc2we07ih453c4xvekqdbg4col- Steller’s sea eagle can range in total length from 85 to 105 cm (2 ft 9 in to 3 ft 5 in), apparently males average about 89 cm (2 ft 11 in) in length, while females average about 100 cm (3 ft 3 in), marginally shorter on average than the harpy eagle and about 65 mm (2.6 in) shorter than the Philippine eagle. Apr 4, 2011 They are diurnal, meaning they are active during the day and rest during the night. Interesting facts about Galápagos penguins, Interesting facts about Lake of the Ozarks, Interesting facts about the Mojave Desert. Feb 10, 2012 The current population is estimated at 5,000 and decreasing. 900,000 - Ap 13, 2013 Steller's Sea Eagle These very large, powerful eagles are also striking in appearance. 1st 900+ Day (955) Among these, pink salmon and chum salmon are reportedly favored, sometimes intensely supplemented by grayling and three-spined stickleback. Chicks leave nests by August or September. Steller’s Sea Eagle (Haliaeetus pelagicus) next to Bald Eagle by Lee at National Aviary ... and the Steller’s Sea Eagle. 800,000 - Dec 16, 2012 ( Log Out /  Females vary in weight from 6,2 to 9,5 kg (13.5 to 21 lb), while males being rather lighter with a weight range of 4,9 to 6,8 kg (10.8 to 15 lb). 0. Steller’s sea eagles breed only in eastern Russia, around the Sea of Okhotsk and on the Kamchatka Peninsula. ], Steller’s Sea-eagle at San Diego Zoo 2015 by Lee. Bald Eagle (Haliaeetus leucocephalus) by Lee at National Aviary, The Bald Eagle has a body length of 70–102 cm (28–40 in). [5] Females are about 25% larger than males, averaging 5.6 kg (12 lb), and against the males’ average weight of 4.1 kg (9.0 lb), Golden Eagle (Aquila chrysaetos) Flying ©WikiC. There are no known predators of adult Steller’s sea eagles. Typically, a pair will maintain two to four nests in one breeding territory and use alternate nests from year to year. These eagles are believed to have a lifespan of about 20 years or more. Steller’s sea eagle’s wingspan is one of the largest of any living eagle. Steller’s sea eagles are solitary birds, congregating with others only to breed. Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. 00,000 - July 05, 2008 In Russian, the eagle has been called morskoi orel (sea eagle), pestryi morskoi orel (mottled sea eagle) or beloplechii orlan (white-shouldered eagle). Females are larger than males, with a bigger difference in larger subspecies. But they can use both monocular and binocular vision, meaning they can use they eyes independently or together depending on what they are looking at. Golden Eagle’s Adventure Continues… Welcome Boys and Girls! Steller’s sea eagle is the largest bird in the genus Haliaeetus and is one of the largest raptors overall.Females vary in weight from 6,195 to 9,500 g (13.658 to 20.944 lb), while males being rather lighter with a weight range of 4,900 to 6,800 g (10.8 to 15.0 lb). Comparison of the Bald, Golden, and Steller’s Sea-eagle. Steller’s sea eagle lives near water; on narrow strips of coast, together with forested valleys along lower reaches of rivers. The maximum size of golden eagles debated. Steller’s sea eagle is classified as vulnerable by the International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN). I backed up so I could get them both. 700,000 - Sep 2, 2012 The average weight is variable, possibly due to seasonal variation in food access or general condition of eagles, but has been reported as high as a mean mass of 7,757 g (17.101 lb) to a median estimate weight of 6,250 g (13.78 lb), excluding expired eagles …