Category Archives: Challenger, AEF Free-Flying Bald Eagle

Happy Birthday to Challenger!

Challenger, the non-releasable free-flying bald eagle of the American Eagle Foundation, is celebrating his 22nd birthday this week.  He hatched in Southern Louisiana on or about April 13, 1989.  See more details our recent Eagle Blog, “What is Challenger’s birthday?”

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When is Challenger’s Birthday?”

You have probably heard about Challenger.  He is a non-releasable Bald Eagle cared for by the non-profit American Eagle Foundation (AEF).  He was blown from his Louisiana nest in a storm in 1989, when 3-5  weeks of age.  He was … Continue reading

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