Bald eagle spotted: This bald eagle sits serenely in a field west of Ponoka near Gull Lake. The image was captured by Les Squires on Wednesday. According to Alberta Environment and Parks, bald eagles usually winter in the central and southern United States and the Pacific Coast. In Alberta it’s usually seen in the mountain and northern regions and is always found near rivers and lakes, except during migration.                                Photos by Les Squires

Bald eagle spotted: This bald eagle sits serenely in a field west of Ponoka near Gull Lake. The image was captured by Les Squires on Wednesday. According to Alberta Environment and Parks, bald eagles usually winter in the central and southern United States and the Pacific Coast. In Alberta it’s usually seen in the mountain and northern regions and is always found near rivers and lakes, except during migration. Photos by Les Squires

PHOTOS: Bald eagle spotted west of Ponoka

This bald eagle sits serenely in a field west of Ponoka near Gull Lake

This bald eagle sits serenely in a field west of Ponoka near Gull Lake

 

Bald eagle spotted: This bald eagle sits serenely in a field west of Ponoka near Gull Lake. The image was captured by Les Squires on Wednesday. According to Alberta Environment and Parks, bald eagles usually winter in the central and southern United States and the Pacific Coast. In Alberta it’s usually seen in the mountain and northern regions and is always found near rivers and lakes, except during migration.                                Photos by Les Squires

Bald eagle spotted: This bald eagle sits serenely in a field west of Ponoka near Gull Lake. The image was captured by Les Squires on Wednesday. According to Alberta Environment and Parks, bald eagles usually winter in the central and southern United States and the Pacific Coast. In Alberta it’s usually seen in the mountain and northern regions and is always found near rivers and lakes, except during migration. Photos by Les Squires