"This bird was banded on 6/9/2010 at Holeb Pond, 8 mi WSW of Jackman, in Northwesten ME its USFWS band # is 0709-00515 with a Red 7 / N with stripe acraft band."
and sent the following image of it and it's sibling on the nest, taken by Bill Hanson, the biologist that banded the eagles.
A distance of approximately 200 miles from Jackman, ME to Amesbury, MA
at approximately 7 months out of the nest "7N" appears to be doing just fine!
A huge thank you goes out to Tom French, Chris Desorbo and many, many others for all of their hard work with these majestic birds as they make a triumphant come back across New England