2016 Osprey Fledgling Count

by Jane Ahrens

Click any photo above to see a larger image. Photo credit: Jim Reid

Active Nests July 11, 2016

Osprey Fledglings 2016

Inactive Nests

These included Race Rock Gardening Co.; Parker; Harris; Old Rafferty Nest; Pirates Cove (Baker); Main Road East (before Chocomount).

Many thanks to Jim Reid for checking all the nests with his drone camera.

Witnesses to this year’s count:

Ken Edwards Sr.
Genie Trevor
Liza Trevor

Additional thanks goes to the efforts of Race Rock Gardening Company, the Fishers Island Electric Company, and the Ferguson Museum. This was a banner year for our Fishers Island ospreys! This year the island has the most fledglings we have ever had.

Respectfully submitted by Ken Edwards Sr.

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