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Photo of the Day: Bald Eagles soaring in the park

Bald Eagles at Lake Norman state park 11/29/12 (Steven Watson photo)

Bald Eagles at Lake Norman state park in Troutman on 11/29/12 (Steven Watson photo)

Steven Watson of Charlotte photographed this pair of Balk Eagles Thursday. In an email to CorneliusNews.net, he writes:

Spotted a pair of Bald Eagles today while at Lake Norman State Park and snapped these quickly. I wanted so much to change to a longer lens but knew it was too late. As they circled the area 3 times, gaining altitude, I could hear them calling to each other as they disappeared.

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