The Hog Island Osprey Nest and its viewers were shocked on Friday when an eagle took both young osprey chicks from their nest in the afternoon hours. Project Puffin Director Dr. Steve Kress provides his insight and gives context on why the eagle attack may have occurred, including a first hand account from staff on
The Hog Island Osprey Nest and its viewers are saddened today as what appeared to be an eagle took both young osprey chicks from their nest in the afternoon hours Friday. Explore founder Charlie Annenberg reflects on a nest that feels so much emptier tonight.
Osprey expert Dr. Paul Spitzer recently stopped by to talk mating, egg incubating, and hatching in a live chat that was fun and engaging. Now that the eggs have hatched on the Osprey Cam, he’s shared with us an essay on the little nestlings.