Author Archives: Jon at Audubon

About Jon at Audubon

Director, Volunteer Services

Photos by Jim O’Neil

Hi everyone! Osprey monitor Jim O’Neil sent me several of his photos taken at nest sites on the east bay.  I have included them as links under “Osprey Links”, identified by the nest name.  I am sorry that I did … Continue reading

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Sub-letting

Goose in Nest Ellen Champion Many thanks to monitor Ellen Champion for sharing this photo of a Canada goose “sub-letting an Osprey nest in RI.   This situation has been seen before, but is certainly rare! Jon Scoones  

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2016 Osprey Newsletter (aka Report) Has Been Updated

The Osprey report for 2016 has been updated and is available by clicking on the link under the Osprey Newsletter heading. This edition features all of the volunteers who participated in the program – or so we think! Unfortunately the … Continue reading

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2016 Osprey Report Completed!!

I am pleased to announce that Audubon’s Rhode Island Osprey Report for 2016 has been completed and is available as a link under the “Osprey Program Monitoring Reports” category to the right>>>> Many thanks to all of you selfless volunteers … Continue reading

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Time To Submit Your Data!!

Greeting fellow monitors, It is that time again!! Please be sure to submit your observations for May (and for April if you have not done so) as soon as possible.   Barbara and I are going through your observations and … Continue reading

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Video of Active Osprey Nest

Over the years David Winsor has been an active monitor (Allin’s Cove) and has provided us with regular looks at Osprey life via videos he takes of this productive nest and makes public.  The quality of the videos is excellent … Continue reading

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Audubon Report: Flight of the Osprey

Hello Fellow Monitors! For those of you who missed the original article in the Audubon Society of Rhode Island’s Report last year, I have included a link to the Report in our Informational Resources section. Kudos to our own Butch … Continue reading

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Updated Nest Assignment Table

Hi Fellow Osprey Monitors! I just set up a link to an Updated Nest Assignment Table – you can find it under “Informational Resources” to the right—> This table has more detail than the one in my previous posting.   … Continue reading

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Table of Nests Needing A Monitor

Hi everyone! Thank you so much for taking time out of your busy days to make observations throughout April, and then submit them to me! Last week I reviewed all of your observations submitted for April and determined that the following nests … Continue reading

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RI Osprey Monitoring Statistics for April 2017

Hi fellow monitors! To those of you who submitted your data prior to the end of the month – thank you very much.   To those of you who have yet to enter your observations, Grrrrrr….. 😉 Following are some … Continue reading

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