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JL Raptor report: Osprey nest 1 photo, 1 video 04-19-2018

Dad and Mom osprey have about finished their nest.

It is considerably more substantial than when you last saw it!

Both ospreys bring in sticks and nest bowl material. 33 more words


JL Neighborhood: new Osprey nest under construction 1 photo, 1 video 4/6/2018

JL Neighborhood: Slight Detour…

There is a new osprey nest being built in one of the coves at Jordan Lake. I wanted to share with you Dad Osprey’s work on the nest. 57 more words


An impromptu trip

Today, after errands and lunch, the kids and I explored a new playground.

It just so happened to be on the beach at Jordan lake. So we made a pit stop. 95 more words


Busy Pine Warbler

My friend and I had spent the morning at Jordan Lake watching eagles, gulls, crows and killdeer.

We were all packed up and getting ready to head out when my friend noticed a tiny bird being busy in the grass. 57 more words


Jordan Lake Lecture on January 20, 2018

Doc Ellen is giving a lecture on the bald eagles and winter migratory birds at Jordan Lake:

Sat, Jan 20 at 2:00 PM.

For more information go to… 10 more words


new Life List bird for doc ellen - Long-tailed Duck, 3 photos

I wasn’t at all sure what kind of duck came in for a landing at Jordan Lake.

Got home and started investigating.

WooWee. I had photographed a female long-tailed duck. 64 more words


Red-tailed Hawk and Crabby Crow

The trees across the lake erupted in noise and birds.

A flock of crows exploded from the trees.

In the middle of the crow crowd was a red-tailed hawk. 44 more words