January 13, 2014
A bald eagle perches in a cottonwood tree near Yampa in South Routt County. A recent count in Routt County revealed the local population of bald eagles still is strong.
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Despite treacherous weather conditions, Colorado Parks and Wildlife counts local bald eagle population
Starting at the same time, five Colorado Parks and Wildlife officers took treacherous trips around Routt County to perform the annual winter count of the bald eagle population here.