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A bald eagle flies over Lake Pend Oreille in search of food.

Bald eagles crowd Lake Pend Oreille

Santa isn’t the only white-headed caller from way up north swooping down to delight holiday revelers. Bald eagles, passing through as they migrate south, have congregated in large numbers on Lake Pend Oreille to feast on the carcasses of countless kokanee.

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