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Hunting Osprey

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An osprey’s diet (Pandion haliaetus) consists mainly of fish. Osprey can dive about three feet below the water’s surface, so usually search for fish by circling (or briefly hovering) over shallow bodies of water. Once prey is located the osprey … Continue reading

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Diving Osprey

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Recently I was near Crystal Lake (Lassen County CA) where I followed an osprey nest this season. The osprey fledged in July, but I wanted to see if any osprey were still around. The nest was empty however, one osprey … Continue reading

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