The National Eagle Repository is a one of a kind facility, operated and managed by the Office of Law Enforcement, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service.  The main purpose is to receive, evaluate, store and distribute dead golden and bald eagles, parts and feathers to Native Americans and Alaska Natives who are enrolled members of federally recognized tribes throughout the United States.  Also, to develop and provide educational programs regarding wildlife trade, wildlife laws, raptors and the Native American eagle feather program.  

This is an official website of the United States government. This website and publications produced by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service are the only official sources of information about the National Eagle Repository. You may also contact us at and 303 287 2110 for more information about our services.

The National Eagle Repository changed its operational procedures in response to an outbreak of Highly Pathogenic Avian Influenza (HPAI). Learn more about HPAI and our response below in "Our Library."

Our Library

Eagle in Flight
Information and documentation regarding Application for Eagle Parts, Current Wait Times, Highly Pathogenic Avian Influenza (HPAI), and Possession of Feathers Fact Sheet.