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Chart and Table of Bald Eagle Breeding Pairs in Lower 48 States

 

Between the early 1980's and 2000, most States conducted annual bald eagle surveys. Since then, many states recognized that annual surveys were no longer necessary. That is why you will not see annual data after 2000.

 

1963 to 2006
Chart of Bald Eagle Pairs from 1963 to 2006.


Bald Eagle Breeding Pairs - 1963 to 2006
Data Table

Year

Number of Pairs

2006

9789

2005

7066

2000

6471

1999

6404

1998

5748

1997

5295

1996

5094

1995

4712

1994

4449

1993

4015

1992

3749

1991

3399

1990

3035

1989

2680

1988

2475

1987

2238

1986

1875

1984

1757

1981

1188

1974

791

1963

487

 

 

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Last updated: March 18, 2013