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Sea Eagle on 'Deadly 60'

Discussion in 'Rugby League Forum' started by captainskin, Jun 9, 2011.

  1. captainskin

    captainskin Active Member

    +79 /0
    This is sort of irrelevant, but it caught my attention just a few moments ago.
    My eight year old son and I sat down to watch 'Deadly 60' on ABC 3, and it had a sea eagle from northern Scotland on it. It was awesome to watch this bird of prey in action. My son was inspired and said, 'this is why the Manly Sea Eagles are so strong and powerful this year. I had to agree. :D
  2. SeaEagleRock8

    SeaEagleRock8 Sea Eagle Lach Staff Member Premium Member 2016 Tipping Competitor

    +6,926 /125
    On the contrary, it is not irrelevant at all !
  3. Stevo

    Stevo Well-Known Member

    +1,355 /52
    My son loves Deadly 60. It's not a bad show either. Bummed i missed it!
  4. ayjay007

    ayjay007 Well-Known Member

    +83 /0
    from wiki
    A sea eagle (also called erne or ern, mostly in reference to the White-tailed Eagle) is any of the birds of prey in the genus Haliaeetus[1] in the bird of prey family Accipitridae.
    Sea-eagles vary in size, from the Sanford's Fish-eagle averaging 2–2.7 kg to the huge Steller's Sea-eagle weighing up to 9 kg.[2] At up to 6.9 kg, the White-tailed Eagle is the largest eagle in Europe. Bald Eagles can weigh up to 6.3 kg, making them the largest eagle native to North America. The White-bellied Sea-eagle can weigh up to 3.4 kg.[2] their diets consist mainly of fish and small mammals.
    There are eight living species:[2]
    White-bellied Sea Eagle (H. leucogaster)
    Sanford's Sea Eagle (H. sanfordi)
    African Fish Eagle (H. vocifer)
    Madagascar Fish Eagle (H. vociferoides)
    Pallas's Fish Eagle (H. leucoryphus)
    White-tailed Eagle (H. albicilla)
    Bald Eagle (H. leucocephalus)
    Steller's Sea Eagle (H. pelagicus)
  5. Fluffy

    Fluffy Well-Known Member

    +3,693 /135
    it may not suprise anyone who knows me well but i am slowly working my way into being able to own a sea eagle.

    Ownign raptors is difficult to get permission for but i think i have a way
  6. Brookie4eva

    Brookie4eva Well-Known Member

    +175 /1
    That will scare the **** out of your other birds !!

    I've seen one of your birds smash a plate, imagine how much damage could be done when you get a Sea Eagle if you let him out of the cage.

    But would be cool to bring to a game :p :p
  7. The Who

    The Who Well-Known Member

    Mona Vale
    +4,946 /104
    I was fearful of opening this thread, thinking that it meant anyone nearing 60 of age was going to die.
  8. Seaeagle63

    Seaeagle63 Active Member

    +28 /0
    Does this mean George Rose's nickname is now "Steller"?:p
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    • captainskin

      captainskin Active Member

      +79 /0
      Well, now the bald eagle is officially a sea eagle, I feel a bit more affiliated with that strain of eagle ;^)
    • SwornEagle

      SwornEagle Well-Known Member

      +181 /3
      I didn't know that Bald Eagles are considered Sea Eagles either, just checked it out on britannica.com and its right. Didn't know there were 8 types of sea eagles..
    • captainskin

      captainskin Active Member

      +79 /0
      Type 1: fullbacks
      Type 2: Wings
      Type 3: Centres
      Type 4: Halves
      Type 5: Backrows
      Type 6: Props
      Type 7: Hookers
      Type 8: Benchwarmers
      (I was going to put big George in a type of his own)

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