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Bald eagles have become a common sight in Cass County the past several years, particularly in late March and early April during spring migration. Keith Corliss

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There was quite a buzz on the local online bird chat a few weeks ago as a certain raptor made its presence known with gusto in our area.


Indeed, this is the time of year when many soaring hawks migrate north for the summer nesting season. Perhaps none is more recognizable than the bald eagle (Haliaeetus leucocephalus).

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