Nature: American Eagle

 Wednesday, May 28 @ 8pm on HDTV 

Unique to North America, the bald eagle is the continent’s most recognizable aerial predator, with a shocking white head, electric yellow beak, and penetrating eyes. In the 1960s, this U.S. symbol became an emblem of environmental degradation as the pesticide DDT and other human pressures brought it to the brink of extinction.