A bald eagle is a large and powerful wild bird with a body size of 102 cm (40 in) and 5.6 kg (12 lb). The bald eagle is easily recognized by its curved and big golden beak, brown body, large yellow talons, white head and long tail. The eyes are big and prominent. The wings are wide and powerful with the wide span of 2.3 m (7.5 ft). The legs are not covered by feathers.