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Posted in Raptors and Birds of Prey (plus Vultures and Shrikes) on June 6, 2017

Osprey in Song

This image was taken May 2, 2014, when I was visiting the Port of Ridgefield (Washington).  It was a great place to shoot an Osprey nest situated on a river piling.  Unfortunately, the piling was removed the next year.  This is a shot of one of the nesting Ospreys in a nearby ... Continue Reading

Posted in Raptors and Birds of Prey (plus Vultures and Shrikes) on July 14, 2014

Male Osprey at Sunrise

On June 30, 2014, I went back to the Osprey nest at the Port of Ridgefield in hopes of observing a high-activity nest with  2 or 3 young birds hopping around in it waiting for a parent to bring them their next meal. Unfortunately, all I saw was a nest with zero activity.  The b ... Continue Reading