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Spotlight Interview: Tony Ferrara
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Spotlight Interview: Tony Ferrara

Learn more about the newest island staff member - Tony Ferrara!

One June Week at Hog Island
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One June Week at Hog Island

An account from teen birder Teodelina Martelli

Maine’s Atlantic Puffins Had One of Their Best Breeding Years Yet
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Maine’s Atlantic Puffins Had One of Their Best Breeding Years Yet

Cooler water and abundant fish led to loads of plump little pufflings.

The Saga Continues for Bailey, the Beleaguered Hog Island Osprey
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The Saga Continues for Bailey, the Beleaguered Hog Island Osprey

After surviving owl, wasp, and eagle attacks, the tough young bird is mending an injured wing at an Audubon rehab center in Florida.

Why There Are No Ospreys at the Hog Island Nest Cam
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Why There Are No Ospreys at the Hog Island Nest Cam

The Great Horned Owl didn't come back, but another intruder caused Rachel, Steve, and their surviving chick to move in a hurry: wasps.

Watch: Female Hog Island Osprey Defends Remaining Chick From Great Horned Owl
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Watch: Female Hog Island Osprey Defends Remaining Chick From Great Horned Owl

Having already lost two chicks to the raptor, Rachel has been remaining close to the nest and on high alert in a fascinating display of adaptation.

Hog Island’s Osprey Pair Lose Chick to Nighttime Owl Raid
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Hog Island’s Osprey Pair Lose Chick to Nighttime Owl Raid

The Great Horned Owl struck the nest a little after midnight, leaving behind two survivors.

Hog Island, Maine: Osprey Nest Webcam
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Hog Island, Maine: Osprey Nest Webcam

The webcam offers an intimate view of Osprey parents Rachel and Steve's private life and all its drama.

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