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By: PacNorWest (offline) on Monday, August 29 2011 @ 12:46 PM EDT  
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7:08 PM * After finishing its meal, the fledgling walks out to the end of the branch and cleans its beak.
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By: PacNorWest (offline) on Monday, August 29 2011 @ 12:48 PM EDT  
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Beak cleaning
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By: PacNorWest (offline) on Monday, August 29 2011 @ 12:59 PM EDT  
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7:02 AM * Pa cruises past with a fish.
Pa usually eats the head of the fish before delivering the remainder to the fledgling.
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The fledgling vocalizes and flies into the nest.
The sun is still too low to be on the nest yet.
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7:10 AM * Pa delivers the fish to Junior, waiting in the nest.
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By: PacNorWest (offline) on Monday, August 29 2011 @ 01:04 PM EDT  
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Pa quickly exits the nest after dropping off the fish.
The fledgling looks on.
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A minute later, Junior takes breakfast to a perch.
The first rays of the morning sun are starting to hit the nest.
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By: PacNorWest (offline) on Monday, August 29 2011 @ 01:05 PM EDT  
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By: PacNorWest (offline) on Monday, August 29 2011 @ 01:06 PM EDT  
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Here is a short video of the young Osprey eating a fish.

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By: PacNorWest (offline) on Monday, August 29 2011 @ 07:04 PM EDT  
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The juvenile watches a Pileated Woodpecker who is working an adjacent tree.
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By: PacNorWest (offline) on Monday, August 29 2011 @ 07:05 PM EDT  
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8:07 AM * The juvenile takes off and does a fly about.
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