This video was captured by Claudia Desimone April 4th, 2020, 1:50 pm, on dirt road between Chippy’s house and East End Main Road.
The first sighting of an osprey on the Middle Farms nest this year was made by Carolyn Ross on the morning of March 31.
This list of migratory and year-round bird species was compiled from data provided by our island bird watchers, led by Ken Edwards, and from seasonal bird counts conducted by the Fishers Island Conservancy and the Audubon Society.
The Museum’s 2020 Annual Exhibition will take an in-depth look at Ft. H.G. Wright’s emplacements and armament. Please contact the Museum if you have pix that you are willing to share.
If you couldn’t make the workshop in August but want to contribute to the iNaturalist Biodiversity project on Fishers, I encourage you to download the iNaturalist app and find out more about the Fishers Island Biodiversity Project.
Screen captures from the morning of May 9, 2019 by Vicki C. Rafferty.