Washington, United States of America
ENTERTAINER DOLLY PARTON JOKES NEXT TO AMERICAN BALD EAGLE AT
WASHINGTON NATIONAL ZOO.
Entertainer Dolly Parton jokes alongside Challenger, a 15-year-old
American Bald Eagle at the National Zoo in Washington,July 2, 2003.
Parton, a contributor to the preservation of the once-endangered symbol
of Amercian freedom, was present to launch the zoo's pre-July 4
Independence Day Bald Eagle Refuge Exhibit to celebrate the national
bird and the 100th anniversary of the founding of the National Wildlife
Refuge System. REUTERS/Jason Reed