Bald Eagle, Haliaeetus leucocephalus, Preying on Maritime Garter Snake, Thamnophis sirtalis pallidulus, on Cape Breton Island, Nova Scotia
Keywords:Bald Eagle, Haliaeetus leucocephalus, predator, Maritime Garter Snake, Thamnophis sirtalis pallidulus, South Harbour, Cape Breton Island, Nova Scotia
AbstractAt 1053 hours on 23 July 2006 a Bald Eagle, Haliaeetus leucocephalus, was observed in flight transporting in its talons a live Maritime Garter Snake, Thamnophis sirtalis pallidulus, at South Harbour (46°52'01.7"N, 60°26'45.8"W), Cape Breton Island, Victoria County, Nova Scotia.
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