Rescued osprey preparing for release.

The Osprey Who Bit Off More Than She Could Chew

This year has been a very busy year for osprey rescues. However, not all rescues end in being admitted into the rehab facility. Occasionally our rescue calls result in an immediate re-release which was the case with one of the osprey calls we had this week. On Tuesday night we received a call  from a…

Osprey

Every continent on this planet, except for Antarctica, is home to an amazingly adapted bird of prey called an osprey. Osprey are also known as fish-hawks because they are piscivores meaning that 99% of their diet is made up of fish. They are year round residents in tropical and sub-tropical regions and migratory in colder…