The golden eagle is one of the largest and most impressive of British birds, especially when seen soaring over a Highland glen or searching for prey over a hillside, with deep leisurely wingbeats.

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Image: Golden Eagle by matt knoth

Information sourced from:

Forestry Commission Scotland (2014), Expanding woodlands in Special Protection Areas for golden eagles [online],  Available from: http://www.forestry.gov.uk/pdf/fcpn103.pdf/$file/fcpn103.pdf [accessed 02/06/2015].

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