Bald Eagle - Haliaeetus leucocephalus “Sam” #99
Wingspan: 6’ 3”
Weight: 7.5 lbs
Hometown: Lansing, MI
Favorite Food: Quail, sometimes “Cardinals” SEASON TEAM GAMES RBI (Rodents Bird Ingested)
What’s a Zoo to Do? To date, 16 eaglets bred at the Zoo have been reintroduced to add to the wild population. Each year, the Zoo educates visitors about the eagle’s story at our exhibit and in the Great American Wings of Wonder Bird Show, a highlight of which is a bald eagle ambassador.