Rideau River ospreys settle in on rebuilt platform
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By Blair Crawford, Ottawa Sun, April 13, 2017

A pair of ospreys are making their home on a new nesting platform landowner Dave Craig erected on his Rideau River property after accidentally toppling the old pole last summer.

The birds started building their nest last week on the 16-metre tall wooden pole Craig installed in August.

“I hope they don’t get in trouble for building without a permit,” Craig joked Thursday.

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