Bald Eagle’s Fierce Dedication to Her Young Is Classic Example Of Why This Bird Symbolizes America

It doesn’t matter if you are human or animal — for some, the bond between a mother and her children is an unbreakable force.

A Webcam from the Codorus State Park in Pennsylvania caught a bald eagle seated on her eggs despite being buried in snow from a recent winter storm:

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Come snow, rain or sunshine, for some mothers, you just can’t separate them from their children.

Just look at that focus:

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Not even the dark can scare off this protective mother:

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Concerned for the eagles? Don’t be. According to the Times Herald:

“While the eagle’s dedication to her eggs may seem remarkable to viewers, it is common behavior for the birds, Lau said. Eagles as far north as Canada incubate eggs through snowy climes, but most don’t have the public watching their every move.”

With a love so strong, the internet were bound to take notice:

Moms everywhere: This one’s for you.


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