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Rachel feeds her chicks

The Ospreys Need You, Citizen Scientists!

Audubon and explore.org need your help! As fans and viewers of the Osprey Cam, you are in a unique and exciting position to collect valuable scientific data about ospreys Rachel, Steve, and their future offspring. And it starts by taking a snapshot.

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Pia Enjoys the Regatta

There’s a small sail regatta circling our Osprey Nest right now. Pia, the youngest and third fledgling, is enjoying the view. We can almost see “her” in a polo shirt.

Final Osprey Live Chat of the Season: 8/15/14

Join us TODAY, Friday, Aug. 15th, for one final Osprey Live Chat of the season. From our partners at the Audubon Society:

Rachel & Pia, Pre-Fledge, from Mocha-SOCAL

Remember This?

Oh it feels so long ago now that Pia has taken to the skies! But just a few days ago, Mocha-SOCAL caught this snapshot of mom, Rachel, and Pia sharing a moment in the nest. We can almost hear Rachel whisper, “You can do it kiddo!” Young Ospreys make their first migration alone, instinctively knowing

Pia Has Fledged!

From our partners at The Audubon Society: Today, August 7th, the third and youngest Hog Island Osprey fledged.  While the chick’s older siblings Pan and Poole made their leap in the prior days, Pia was content to watch them practice their flying technique from afar. Today, though, “she” stood on the nest’s perch as she’s

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