amazing shots and commentary
> On Aug 7, 2019, at 4:05 PM, Jane Stein <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
> Nifty pix. Thanks for posting!
> On Wed, 7 Aug 2019 15:50:54 -0400, Mike Sargent <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
>> This morning I watched the 2 fledglings that still are in the nest at
>> mouth of the LaPlatte River in Shelburne. Here's a shot of them with an
>> adult - the breast banding suggests that it's the female. Note the
>> pattern on the back, and the orange eyes, compared to the yellow of the
>> adult. I was hoping to watch for an adult returning with a fish, but it
>> started raining. It seems that, unlike many other birds, ospreys stay in
>> near their nests for quite some time after fledging.
>> Here's one of the fledglings returning from a "training" flight.
>> And for a developmental comparison, here's the family 3 weeks ago on
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