Striking images of the Meadowlands’ marshes, sunsets, and flora and fauna captured by photographer Marco Lips will be on display at the New Jersey Meadowlands Commission’s Flyway Gallery through August.
The exhibit, “Quintessential Meadowlands,” opens on Tuesday, July 6 and runs through Friday, Aug. 27.
Environmental Reporter Jim O'Neill's story on shorebird migration featured the Meadowlands. The story ran in The Record today. It's a good read. Link is here.
In the photo above, four Ospreys are visible — although the nestling behind the red screening is admittedly hard to see.
The nest has been registered with the New Jersey Osprey Project. It is officially Nest 042-B-001.
Here is a link to a South Bergenite column on Ospreys this spring.
On the "jump" is a photo with an arrow pointing to each Osprey. Nos. 1 and 2 are the nestlings; 3 and 4 are the proud parents.
No. 1 is hardest to see, hence the enlarged number.