CASTRO VALLEY (CBS SF) – A bald eagle that recently hatched at Anthony Chabot Regional Park in Castro Valley is expected to by flying by July, according to the East Bay Regional Park District.

A bald eagle couple that built a nest in February in a restricted area of the park, which is located at 17600 Lake Chabot Road, hatched the chick around April 22, wildlife program manager Doug Bell said Tuesday.

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Based on when park officials saw the nest being built and the incubation period, the eaglet could by flying by July 4, he said.

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Bald eagles are protected by the Bald and Golden Eagle Protection Act. They are listed as state endangered in California.

 

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