I saw several empty osprey nests today in the area east of Lake Simcoe:
Eventually, I came upon an occupied nest:
Here are a few osprey photos which I took on Manitoulin Island a few years ago:
Other birds that I was able to photograph:
Udney is named after a village in Scotland:
Being over 100 kms north of Toronto, spring is slower to arrive here. Many of the nearby plants and wildflowers are just beginning to flower.
Hebe’s here, May is here!
The air is fresh and sunny;
And the miser-bees are busy
Hoarding golden honey! – Thomas Bailey Aldrich (1836–1907)