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RIP - Wingtee's Osprey web cam from right field thread

Discussion in 'Diamond Gators' started by LakeGator, Feb 4, 2017.

  1. swampgas44

    swampgas44 Junior

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    The eggs fell through the nest last week during a storm, so Mom and Dad are going to remain childless for a while. Saw this on WRUF-TV news this morning.
     
  2. cincinnatigator

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    Are they still a couple? I only see one up there. That'd be sad.
     
  3. swampgas44

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    There is still a couple up there, but he spends a lot of time fishing, since fish is the only thing they eat.
     
  4. OklahomaGator

    OklahomaGator Jedi Administrator Moderator VIP Member

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    Just saw the gators double to right field against south Carolina tonight.
     
  5. WESGATORS

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    We hit 1 double tonight...and it was while you were watching via the Osprey cam...you realize you are on the hook for helping the team out tomorrow!

    Go GATORS!
    ,WESGATORS
     
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  6. OklahomaGator

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    lol ok,,,, I was watching the game on tv on the osprey cam on my computer. about a 3 sec lag on the ospreycam.
     
  7. WESGATORS

    WESGATORS Moderator VIP Member

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    Ok, we're back in action; camera has been re-activated for baseball season.

    [​IMG]

    Go GATORS!
    ,WESGATORS
     
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  8. Gatorgal04

    Gatorgal04 Lowly Fan Moderator

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    Excellent! Hope we get both chicks!
     
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  9. Matherly87

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    Camera should be mounted so we can see most of the field with the nest in the view. What a great way to view the game from if you can't make it. Make this the GatorVision view for an inning or two.
     
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  10. Kirby

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    They need to make plans for the nest or nests in the new stadium design
     
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  11. wingtee

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    Please no more birds ... enough
     
  12. GatorLurker

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    While they eat fish, they don't try and steal your fish like pelicans.
     
  13. swampgas44

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    With your name how can you dislike our winged friends?:confused:
     
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  14. wingtee

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    Lol
     
  15. gtj31

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    Chap, what do you have against ospreys? Pigeons? Sure. Seagulls? Sure. Ospreys? They are hawks and quite pretty in my opinion. They don't bother anyone. A random fish carcass falls on the Mac outfield every now and then but hardly a big deal. The more the merrier in my view.
     
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  16. LakeGator

    LakeGator Mostly Harmless Moderator

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    I agree with gtj31. Ospreys are beautiful works of nature.

    The comment about the occasional fish carcass caused me to wonder what the ruling is should a random one conveniently be dropped on a fielder about to catch a fly ball. Which then led me to have semi-evil thoughts about how hard it would be to create a drone that looked enough like an osprey.
     
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  17. wingtee

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    They poop on my truck Greg ...
     
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  18. gtj31

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    Maybe your truck deserves it. Smile more. Drink more. Stop ditching friends at the bar "to search for tickets"... Just sayin' Chap, just sayin'...
     
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  19. GatorLurker

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    They need to flip the camera ...

    Oh, wait.

    This isn't Nothing But Net with the constant pleas to have the cameras show the Rowdies all game.
     
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  20. swampgas44

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    Osprey update- One of the three eggs has hatched and Mom was feeding baby bird this morning. Mouth to mouth fish for breakfast this morning while Dad watched.
     
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