Tag Archives: Osprey

Titanic Talons

This week’s photo, taken June 23, 2017 at Richmond Beach Park in Shoreline, WA, features an OSPREY (left) and a BALD EAGLE (right). What would you do if a large bird of prey, an OSPREY, for example, was dive bombing … Continue reading

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Concentration

This week’s photo, taken June 17, 2016 at Richmond Beach Park in Shoreline, WA, features an OSPREY hovering above the shore. A few moments later, it dove talons-first and caught a fish. Bird cards and prints for sale: http://joe-sweeney.fineartamerica.com

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Aerodynamic Transport

This week’s photo, taken August 31, 2015 from the Edmonds pier in Edmonds, WA, features an OSPREY transporting a fish the most efficient way – aerodynamically. When an OSPREY catches a fish, soon after it takes flight again, it repositions … Continue reading

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Baseball Fan

This week’s photo, taken July 26, 2014 at Meadowbrook Pond in NE Seattle, WA, features an OSPREY gliding above the main pond. This is the time of year for Washingtonians to enjoy the Osprey, because this magnificent raptor, being a … Continue reading

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Synchronized Flying

This week’s photo, taken June 29, 2013 south of Ellensburg, WA, features a diminutive WESTERN KINGBIRD and its teammate, an OSPREY, performing in the annual Synchronized Flying Championships. Competing in the “Extreme-Size-Difference” category, here they are executing an incredibly intricate … Continue reading

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