Osprey eggs 2

Osprey Eggs 2 – The Oologist

The stunning beauty of osprey eggs was not lost on the old naturalists. There was gamesmanship of climbing to nests to collect the eggs. Osprey egg-collecting played a major role in the population decline in the 19th and 20th centuries. There were even journals devoted to it.

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There are still museum cases full of old Osprey eggs in Europe.

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About Harriett Raptor

Eight-year-old mother of five, fluent in telepathy, a possessor of genetic memory, a genius and scholar. Harriett holds the equivalent of a PhD in philosophy, biology, chemistry, physics, astronomy, and the Homo sapiens’ concept of the humanities. Her understanding of mathematics and logic are beyond Homo sapiens’ current comprehension. Harriett is a thinker, a wise osprey, especially distinguished for her expertise in the Homo sapiens problem.
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2 Responses to Osprey eggs 2

  1. The Female Homo Sapiens says:

    The posts recently have been so beautiful and informative!

  2. “I’m so glad you think so,” said Harriett. “The Doctor loves putting my thoughts into digital format.”

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