Author Archives: Jon at Audubon

Bullock Cove Marine

Hi Monitors, Thanks to Teresa, I am aware of the nest on top of the crane at Bullock Cove Marine.  I have called them twice and will continue to call them in order to have a friendly conversation.   I also … Continue reading

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NEW 2021 Nest Coverage List

Hi Monitors! Better late than never!  Thank you all so much for your patience as we try to kick of the season from the database management perspective.   Following is a link to the initial 2021 Nest Coverage List – I … Continue reading

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Spring Update

Hi Monitors! Thank you so much for your dedication and patience as we get the ball rolling this Spring.  Following is a status report regarding the administration of the program: 2020 Osprey Report – This has been posted on the … Continue reading

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Please Update Your Email Address

Please Update Your Email Address If you have not received any recent emails from me, it means that we do not have your email address. If you changed your email address in the past year, or are not sure, please … Continue reading

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New Osprey Monitors Needed!

  Interested in joining a fun, long-standing, meaningful citizen science program? The Rhode Island Osprey Monitoring program needs your help!   This program has been managed by Audubon Society of Rhode Island for the past ten years.  Before that, the … Continue reading

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2020 Rhode Island Osprey Monitoring Report

I am pleased to announce that the 2020 Rhode Island Osprey Monitoring Report has been posted in the Osprey Reports section of this site.  I have also posted a link to the document here:https://asri.org/file_download/e9f4f6a5-02a9-4498-8657-a57236bc78f0 2020 was a banner year for … Continue reading

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Osprey Monitor Training Guide

                  Osprey Monitors New and Old, Since we cannot hold in-person training sessions this Spring, I have  posted a new training module under the “Informational Links” section of this website. I have also … Continue reading

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It’s Nest Assignment Time!

Hello everyone! Don’t let the 10 degree weather fool you, the 2021 Osprey Monitoring season is just around the corner. The first step of the process is for returning monitors to tell me which nest(s) they intend to cover this … Continue reading

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Post Your Observations & Final Observations

Hi Monitors! Please be sure to post on the nests for August. If your nest remains active feel free to continue posting. A lot of activity happens in early August. We will be reviewing the final activity through mid-September when … Continue reading

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July Nest Activity Data

Monitors of the RI Osprey Monitoring program were hard at work throughout July!  The July observations show an astounding increase in fledglings observed across RI.   So astounding that  I had to go back and review the observations a second time … Continue reading

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