These screen captures taken the morning of June 12, 2015 confirm that 3 chicks have hatched in the nest at Middle Farms Flats. (Note: The adult male is not Edwin or Charlie).
The date of first spotting of the two chicks was June 4, 2016.
The Henry L. Ferguson Museum OspreyCam
The ospreyCam is live and has a different configuration that faces west.
This year, a new pole for the nest was put up by the Utility Co. and the nest was moved away from its prior location above wires. The camera, still on the same pole as last year, was swiveled around to face west, and now shows more of the road and recreation path in the background.
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These screen captures taken the morning of June 6, 2015 show that two chicks have hatched in the nest at Middle Farms Flats. (Note: The adult male is not Edwin or Charlie).
The first osprey on the nest, has now been joined by another.
June 9 Slideshow: Osprey Nest on Main Road east of Middle Farms Flats Now that the chicks are growing it is easier to see all 3 of them as the parents feed.