Bald Eagle sighting in West Lincoln

by Margie Rietveld
(Fonthill, Ontario, Ontario)


We were driving along Regional Road 65 or Silver Road. We thought it was a very large Hawk until we got close and realized it was a Bald Eagle. I pulled over and backed the car up.


To see a sighting like that is unusual, but sure enough that's what it was. A bald eagle in West Lincoln.

How exciting! It's got to be good luck or something!

Yes, Margie, I think it must be good luck to see a Bald Eagle - I have been lucky enough to see several in the wild, but I feel the same each time I see one - I am filled with delight at the sight!

Here is a picture of a Bald Eagle, whichi, I hope, looks like the one you saw.

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May 20, 2019
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Bald Eagle in Caistorville
by: Anonymous

I was taking a break from gardening in my backyard, looking at the Chippewa Creek and I saw a giant bird which I thought it was just another great blue heron but noticed white. I watched it come into view and it was soaring low, down in the creek bank following the creek up stream. That's when I was amazed to realize what I saw was a Bald Eagle. It was about 100' from me and so crystal clear. So I told my husband as he was further down the bank - look it's a bald eagle! He turned around and saw a full view close up. Thank goodness he was there to have shared that view. Most amazing sight to have seen. I could see his intense stare and details as he was that close!

Dec 06, 2011
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Lincoln Sighting
by: Gord

I saw a Bald Eagle a couple of days ago (Dec.4/11) crossing John St. in Beamsville, Ontario.
What a sight!

Thanks for your story.

Here is a link to Gord's Bald Eagle sighting




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