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Osprey Chick Rescued.


Posted by Karl Egressy on Tue Aug 13, 2019 7:01 am

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I took this picture on last Thursday evening.
Sent it to a nice lady working for the Forestry Department of Grand River Authorities.
My wife also called her.
The bird was freed and the nest was cleaned by Saturday afternoon.
Same happened three years ago.

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by Jakejacoby on Tue Aug 13, 2019 7:30 am
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Excellent image Karl and tell your wife Thanks from all of us.
 

by Mako_Elite on Tue Aug 13, 2019 10:37 am
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Great job for you and your wife to get this youngster help to be free again. Like Jake said Thanks from all of us,

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by Gene Gwin on Tue Aug 13, 2019 11:02 am
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Karl, Was the bird tethered to the platform with the rope around his leg? If so, that must have been quite a job removing the rope. Glad you took the time to call.
 

by Ron Day on Tue Aug 13, 2019 1:26 pm
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Karl, a wonderful conservation shot revealing the environmental hazards in nature. Great ending to this story! :D
 

by Axel Hildebrandt on Tue Aug 13, 2019 4:59 pm
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Great to hear that they were able to free the youngster.
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by Dan Kearl on Tue Aug 13, 2019 10:00 pm
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Outstanding effort, Karl. Much appreciated by all of us I am sure.
 

by Carol Clarke on Wed Aug 14, 2019 3:27 am
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They have enough to deal with in their fight for survival without the added dangers of human rubbish! I'm glad there was a good outcome in this case. Well done you two!

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