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  • Who: Steller's Sea Eagle

  • What: Largest eagle

  • Where: Russia

The largest eagle in the world is Steller's Sea Eagle (Haliaeetus pelagicus), which weighs 5-9 kg (11-20 lb) and has a wing-span of 2.2-2.45 m (7 ft 2 in-8 ft 0.3 in). Although it breeds mainly in Russia it has also been located in Korea and Japan.

In Russia this eagle is a protected species and in Japan is considered a national symbol.

 

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