Osprey Nest Cam!

by kespeland on June 12, 2008

Ospreys haven’t done well nesting and breeding in Kentucky for decades because of exposure to harmful chemical pesticides.  But they’re making a come back you can watch right here.

An osprey is big bird of prey, a raptor, that likes to eat fish.  According to a nifty Wikipedia article, the osprey is the only raptor with a reversible outer toe.  That means it can grasp prey with two toes in front and two behind.  Hide your chihuahuas!

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