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My Time on Hog Island: Abigail Muscat

By: Abigail Muscat Arriving at the dock in Bremen, ME, I couldn’t contain my excitement. Thinking about the fact that I was about to spend a week on an island in Muscongus Bay looking at birds as part of the Coastal Maine Bird Studies for Teens Camp — it was a dream come true. I

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Daily Dose of Love: I Spy Osprey!

More Like Osprey Spies Us! Our cover has been blown! We’ve been made! Looks like we, the spectators, have become the watched. All of this makes sense when you come to think about how an osprey has a keen sense of eyesight. They use their sharp sight as their primary hunting tool in order to

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Daily Dose of Love: And The Osprey Chicks’ New Names Are….!

Drumroll Please! We asked YOU to help name Rachel and Steve’s three osprey chicks! Well almost 200 entries came in and were tallied and selected by dedicated Osprey Cam moderators and camera operators. So let’s say hello (again!) to chicks Aspen, Sierra, and Bailey! Sticking with tradition, the brood was named in honor of others:

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Daily Dose of Love: Fresh Fish For All Three Chicks!

Three Thriving Chicks! Dedicated osprey mom Rachel makes sure all three of her chicks are well-fed. You can tell she’s doing an excellent job as all are thriving and growing. And we haven’t seen any competitive sibling head-bonking yet, so cheers all around! Special thanks to osprey dad Steve for all the fresh catches, keeping

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Featured Viewer Snapshots This Week

Here at explore.org, we really value our community and daily users who watch and snap some our camera’s greatest moments. We especially love seeing the amazing snapshots that are taken on a daily basis, providing the explore community with an evergreen of beautiful content. Below are some of our favorites from the past week! We

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