Unlike many other birds of prey that are found throughout the world, the bald eagle is found only in North America. Bald eagles are found throughout most of North America, from Alaska and Canada to northern Mexico. About half of the world’s bald eagles live in Alaska.
Can bald eagles be found in every state?
The American Bald Eagle, or Haliaeetus leucocephalus, is widely distributed throughout almost all the United States. There are 2 known subspecies of Haliaeetus leucocephalus. … At that time there were an estimated 30,000 birds in Alaska, and an additional 9,700 nesting pairs in the lower 48 states.
What states dont have bald eagles?
Bald eagles are found in all 48 continental states as well as Alaska. Only Hawaii doesn’t have bald eagles. The Pacific Northwest has a very large bald eagle poplulation, with hundreds of pairs breeding in Oregon and Washington.