If you enjoyed our Osprey cam, consider supporting Menunkatuck’s projects with your tax deductible donation.
Menunkatuck Audubon Society is a 501(c)(3) organization.
If you see an especially notable moment on the cam, email Lorrie@menunkatuck.org with the day/time and we can capture it, or send a picture and win a tote bag.
New this year we have infrared night light so that nighttime activity can be seen.
Ospreys have been nesting on this platform in the West River Memorial Park for many years.They generally return from their winter homes in South America during the third week in March. After rebuilding their nest they will start raising a new family.
Menunkatuck’s Osprey camera is a collaborative project with the New Haven Parks, Recreation, and Trees Department, New Haven Public Schools, Barnard Nature Center, and Barnard Environmental Studies Magnet School.