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Rachel feeds her three chicks

Name The Three Osprey Chicks!

Rachel and Steve have three fluffy new chicks on their Audubon Osprey Nest! As part of explore tradition, we’re leaving it to you to help name them!

Steve and Rachel remain alone on their nest

Audubon’s Steve Kress Provides Insight on Osprey Chicks

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

Rachel and Steve keep vigil on the nest

Charlie’s Words on the Osprey Chicks

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.

Rachel feeds her chicks

Osprey Expert Paul Spitzer on Nestlings

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.

Rachel tends to her two new chicks

The Osprey Nest Welcomes a Second Chick

It’s been a riveting and wonderful day on the Hog Island Osprey Nest – Rachel and Steve’s second egg has hatched!

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