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Bald eagle tongues and beaks!

April 5, 2019: An eagle's tongue

This blog was first published in April of 2018. It was inspired by RRP Director John Howe, who was reviewing footage of Mom and Dad feeding eaglets and was delighted by the dexterity of their beaks and tongues. Skip down to the paragraph below the table for more information on feeding eaglets! We know that bird beaks are specialized for feeding and daily tasks. Birds of prey have strong, curved beaks with sharp edges to help them tear meat. Falcons