California Department of Fish and Wildlife

Some of the State and Federal Laws Pertaining to Bald Eagles

California Laws

Fully Protected Birds

Federal Laws

Migratory Bird Treaty Act of 1918

Bald Eagle and Golden Eagle Protection Act (Bald Eagle Protection Act of 1940)

Endangered Species Act

Federal Code of Regulations

U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, Frequently Asked Questions:

How Can I Obtain Eagle Feathers or Parts?