Two osprey eggs confirmed on Middle Farms nest April 27, 2023.
The above screen captures provided by Vicki Rafferty confirm two eggs in the early afternoon during a changing of the guard. The osprey continue to mate, trying for a third! See video clip below.
This video clip begins with the female osprey returning to the nest in the early afternoon on April 27, 2023. When the male eventually gets up, we can see two eggs in the bowl of the nest. The pair mate before he leaves.
We hope you have enjoyed this window into the world of osprey on Fishers Island.