World’s oldest white-tailed eagle seen feeding on carcass
Thursday, February 03 2011 @ 10:13 AM EST
Contributed by: Pat B
Submitted by Looduskalender on 3 February 2011 - 1:49am
Photo: Arne Ader
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The oldest known White Tailed Eagle has been spotted in Sweden!
The rings show that it is thirty years and seven months.
This bird has been recorded in various parts of Sweden since it was young – but not for the last thirteen years!
Kotkas – the oldest WTE in Estonia – is 25 – having been ringed by the founder of the Estonian Nature Protection Society!
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