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Spring to Fall 2016, Volume 47, Issue 2

The Osprey is a source of information on various aspects of the province’s natural history such as birds, plants, insects, mammals, general ecology and philosophical nature musings. All members of Nature Newfoundland and Labrador can access The Osprey. Access the latest issues here.



2016 Bioblitz: Long Pond, St. John’s, NL

By James Shewmake

Our first Bioblitz explored the plants and animals of Long Pond


A Birdfeeder Model

By Andrus & Maria Voitk

Designing a birdfeeding paradise to satisfy all sorts of avian neighbours.


Out for a Walk

By Lanna Campbell

A nine day adventure along the ETCA


The Band-age: Appreciating Banded Gulls in St. John’s

By Zenlong (Lancy) Cheng and Andrea Dicks

An introduction to banded gulls and what they can teach us.



  • Society Matters
  • St. Pierre and Miquelon Bird Migration
  • Quarterly Bug


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