Nest #1463

Nickname: ESS-01 Greenbelt Cox Reservation Platform, Essex
Nest substrate: Osprey Nest Platform
Nest Location Description: Platform installed in 2008 by Greenbelt on Cox Reservation salt marsh along Eben Creek. Url http://www.ecga.org/what_we_do/osprey_program
Nest Cam URL: Click to Visit
Monitoring Groups: Essex County Greenbelt
Latitude: 42.635201
Longitude: -70.762717
Followers: None

Past Seasons

Show reports, diaries, and photos from:Current 2018 2017 2016 2015 2014 2013 2012 2011 2010 2009 2008

Activity reports

2012 Nest Activity Report by ernie
Adult arrival Nestlings 1
Nest Occupied Yes Fledglings
Nest Active Yes First chick fledging
Egg laying Chicks last observed
Incubation initiation Nest failure
Clutch hatching Reason for nest failure
2013 Nest Activity Report by Dave R
Adult arrival Nestlings 1
Nest Occupied Yes Fledglings
Nest Active Yes First chick fledging
Egg laying Chicks last observed
Incubation initiation Nest failure 06/08/2013
Clutch hatching Reason for nest failure eggs or young killed by predator
2012 Nest Activity Report by Dave R
Adult arrival Nestlings 1
Nest Occupied Yes Fledglings 1
Nest Active Yes First chick fledging
Egg laying Chicks last observed
Incubation initiation Nest failure
Clutch hatching Reason for nest failure
2011 Nest Activity Report by Dave R
Adult arrival Nestlings
Nest Occupied Yes Fledglings
Nest Active   First chick fledging
Egg laying Chicks last observed
Incubation initiation Nest failure
Clutch hatching Reason for nest failure
2010 Nest Activity Report by Dave R
Adult arrival Nestlings
Nest Occupied Yes Fledglings
Nest Active   First chick fledging
Egg laying Chicks last observed
Incubation initiation Nest failure
Clutch hatching Reason for nest failure
2009 Nest Activity Report by Dave R
Adult arrival Nestlings
Nest Occupied No Fledglings
Nest Active   First chick fledging
Egg laying Chicks last observed
Incubation initiation Nest failure
Clutch hatching Reason for nest failure
2008 Nest Activity Report by Dave R
Adult arrival Nestlings
Nest Occupied No Fledglings
Nest Active   First chick fledging
Egg laying Chicks last observed
Incubation initiation Nest failure
Clutch hatching Reason for nest failure
2014 Nest Activity Report by Dave R
Adult arrival Nestlings
Nest Occupied Yes Fledglings 1
Nest Active Yes First chick fledging
Egg laying Chicks last observed
Incubation initiation Nest failure
Clutch hatching Reason for nest failure
2015 Nest Activity Report by Dave R
Adult arrival Nestlings
Nest Occupied Yes Fledglings
Nest Active   First chick fledging
Egg laying Chicks last observed
Incubation initiation Nest failure
Clutch hatching Reason for nest failure
2016 Nest Activity Report by Dave R
Adult arrival Nestlings
Nest Occupied No Fledglings
Nest Active   First chick fledging
Egg laying Chicks last observed
Incubation initiation Nest failure
Clutch hatching Reason for nest failure
2017 Nest Activity Report by Dave R
Adult arrival Nestlings
Nest Occupied No Fledglings
Nest Active   First chick fledging
Egg laying Chicks last observed
Incubation initiation Nest failure
Clutch hatching Reason for nest failure
2018 Nest Activity Report by Dave R
Adult arrival Nestlings
Nest Occupied No Fledglings
Nest Active   First chick fledging
Egg laying Chicks last observed
Incubation initiation Nest failure
Clutch hatching Reason for nest failure
Nest Activity Report by Dave R
Adult arrival Nestlings
Nest Occupied Yes Fledglings 0
Nest Active Yes First chick fledging
Egg laying Chicks last observed
Incubation initiation Nest failure
Clutch hatching Reason for nest failure

Photos of this nest

Nesting Diaries

by Dave R
Pair very active on platform in 2010 but never nested

by Dave R
Visted by osprey in 2009.

by Dave R
Visted by osprey in 2008.

01/01/2017 by Dave R
2017 - inactive - some osprey observed on the nest and a minor amount of nest building but not pair activity.

08/11/2014 by Dave R
1 chick banded on 8/11/14. same chick also fitted with satellite transmitter at same time.

08/31/2013 by Dave R
Adults remained on and around nest until end of August. Go to: http://www.ecga.org/what_we_do/osprey_program to view webcam.

06/08/2013 by Dave R
1 egg hatched but disappeard June 8. Suspect owl predation.

04/24/2013 by Dave R
3 eggs.

08/31/2012 by Dave R
1 chick fledged in August

05/31/2012 by Dave R
1 chick 2 eggs

05/29/2012 by Dave R
1 egg hatched

04/23/2012 by Dave R
3 eggs in nest

05/02/2011 by Dave R
DWR. Checked nest...no eggs.

04/30/2011 by Dave R
April 2011. DWR. OSPR pair observed building nest on platform