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Ohio has 707 bald eagle nests throughout the state: See how many are in your county

Ottawa County has the most with 90 nests.
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CLEVELAND — Ohio is filled with lots of hidden beauty.

Did you know there are 707 total bald eagle nests scattered throughout Ohio?

The Ohio Department of natural Resources Division of Wildlife released a map Thursday morning, which shows how many bald eagle nests can be found in each county. You can see that map at the bottom of this story.

Here are the five counties with the most nests:

  • Ottawa: 90 nests
  • Sandusky: 50 nests
  • Erie: 32 nests
  • Trumbull: 26 nests
  • Seneca: 24 nests:

Here's a highlight of the nest numbers in Northeast Ohio counties:

  • Lorain: 10 nests
  • Lake: 7 nests
  • Geauga: 7 nests
  • Portage: 8 nests
  • Summit: 5 nests
  • Medina: 5 nests
  • Stark: 4 nests
  • Cuyahoga: 3 nests

Two bald eagle nests in Northeast Ohio have gained quite a bit of attention throughout the last few weeks. One in Avon Lake and another at the Rocky River Reservation offer live streaming cameras with a 27/7 look at the nest.

Credit: Ohio Department of Natural Resources


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