Operation Osprey

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Operation Osprey: 8.24.2023

Published: August 24, 2023

Gotta Be A Nest In There Somewhere … Captain Andy Told Us So Osprey Date – 8.24.23:  What a great day this turned out to be working with an osprey tracking team to chart nests in Weems Creek.  Our Osprey Navy team today featured special guests – Annapolitans Inaya, a 4th grader, and her aunt, […]

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Operation Osprey 7.27.2023

Published: July 28, 2023

What’s Captivating These Students? SRA’s College Intern, Havana, with OMOL’s Clara & Jasmine Tracking Osprey Osprey Date: 7.27.23 – They’ve spotted two osprey in a platform nest on the Severn River!  The students are helping survey and chart osprey nests (in trees, platforms, channel markers, on boat houses and even on boats) as part of […]

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Operation Osprey 7.24.2023

Published: July 24, 2023

Fledging Flexing her Wings on the Severn River Osprey date 7.24.23 – From nearby trees her parents are screaming out their intruder warning as Operation Osprey Project Leader Tom Guay and Osprey observer John Anderson, approached the nest to take GPS readings on our scientific research vessel, Sea Girl. Photos: Female Osprey fledgling flexes her […]

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Operation Osprey: 7.20.2023

Published: July 20, 2023

Introducing … The Leaning (Osprey) Tower of Chase Creek Osprey Date – 7.20.23: These are the early days of SRA’s Osprey Navy, whose mission it is to discover and track all the osprey nests in the Severn River.      It’s Stage One of Operation Osprey – to create a river-wide inventory of osprey nest […]

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Operation Osprey: 3.27.2023

Published: March 27, 2023

What’s The Ruckus In The Trees?… It’s Songs of Osprey Nesting and Mating         Osprey Date 3.27.23 – The sound of ospreys screeching in the distance prompted our water quality team (Boat Captain, Steve Small, and SRA Project Officer, Tom Guay) to take a peek inside Lake Ogleton in late March to see […]

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