Note: This Program Will Start Again in the Spring of 2024

24/7 Access to 12 Live Osprey Webcams

Learn more about The Awesome Osprey Project!

Become your own Researcher & Ornithologist!

Get to know your Inner Osprey

  • Identify key osprey behaviors, like preening, tending eggs, and incubating
  • Learn how many fish osprey bring to the nest

Observe & Record

  • Watch 12 live cameras around the world
  • Analyze and observe ospreys and their chicks in their natural environment
  • Log your data and observations

Discover & Share

  • Attend weekly live interviews with scientists and wildlife biologists
  • Share screenshots or videos of your favorite osprey in the discussion forum
  • Connect with other members and osprey observers around the world

Contribute to Science

  • This program is in collaboration with graduate researcher Michael Academia at The College of William and Mary
  • All data will be observed for scientific publication
  • Research findings will be submitted to the Annual Raptor Research Foundation Conference
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Access 12 Live Nest Cams


Get up close and personal with 12 osprey nests located around the world.

Follow your ospreys through Canada, Scandinavia, UK, and USA.

Here's a live preview of the osprey nest cam at Dunrovin Ranch in Lolo, Montana.

Can you see Harriet or Swoop on the nest?

They'll be hatching chicks in June!

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Who Can Enroll

  • Families with students at home
  • Appropriate for any grade or background
  • Seniors and others confined to home
  • Anyone interested in nature and science
  • Watch on any web browser
  • Participate with laptop or mobile devices
  • Connect with other osprey viewers
  • Tune in for live chats with scientists


The Awesome Osprey Program is hosted by:

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Dunrovin Ranch is located in beautiful Lolo, Montana, and is home to resident ospreys Harriet and Swoop.

This program would not be possible without the support and participation of:

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Missoula Chamber
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