Nest #1675

Nickname: Thoroughfare marker R008
Nest substrate: Channel Marker
Nest Location Description: On red channel marker 8 on Thoroughfare
Nest Cam URL:
Monitoring Groups: The Center for Conservation Biology, Chesapeake Bay Osprey Watchers
Latitude: 37.21331
Longitude: -76.75113
Followers: None

Past Seasons

Show reports, diaries, and photos from:Current 2019 2017 2016 2015 2014 2013 2012

Activity reports

2013 Nest Activity Report by rfc2616
Adult arrival Nestlings 0
Nest Occupied Yes Fledglings
Nest Active Yes First chick fledging
Egg laying Chicks last observed
Incubation initiation Nest failure 07/03/2013
Clutch hatching Reason for nest failure
2013 Nest Activity Report by AlisonH
Adult arrival Nestlings 0
Nest Occupied Yes Fledglings
Nest Active Yes First chick fledging
Egg laying Chicks last observed
Incubation initiation Nest failure 07/03/2013
Clutch hatching Reason for nest failure
2013 Nest Activity Report by GoGoCarl
Adult arrival Nestlings 0
Nest Occupied Yes Fledglings
Nest Active Yes First chick fledging
Egg laying Chicks last observed
Incubation initiation Nest failure 07/03/2013
Clutch hatching Reason for nest failure
2013 Nest Activity Report by LibbyM
Adult arrival 03/23/2013 Nestlings 0
Nest Occupied Yes Fledglings
Nest Active Yes First chick fledging
Egg laying 05/01/2013 Chicks last observed
Incubation initiation 05/03/2013 Nest failure 06/02/2013
Clutch hatching Reason for nest failure unknown reason
2014 Nest Activity Report by ChrisC
Adult arrival Nestlings 0
Nest Occupied Yes Fledglings
Nest Active Yes First chick fledging
Egg laying Chicks last observed
Incubation initiation 04/15/2014 Nest failure 06/29/2014
Clutch hatching Reason for nest failure
2014 Nest Activity Report by LibbyM
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 unknown reason
2015 Nest Activity Report by osprey007
Adult arrival 03/27/2015 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
2015 Nest Activity Report by ChrisC
Adult arrival 03/27/2015 Nestlings 0
Nest Occupied Yes Fledglings 0
Nest Active Yes First chick fledging
Egg laying Chicks last observed
Incubation initiation 04/15/2015 Nest failure 06/14/2015
Clutch hatching 05/25/2015 Reason for nest failure unknown reason
2016 Nest Activity Report by ChrisC
Adult arrival 03/16/2016 Nestlings
Nest Occupied Yes Fledglings 0
Nest Active Yes First chick fledging
Egg laying Chicks last observed
Incubation initiation 05/15/2016 Nest failure 06/12/2016
Clutch hatching Reason for nest failure unknown reason

Photos of this nest

Nesting Diaries

04/07/2019 by ChrisC
Nothing seen

04/06/2019 by ChrisC
One Osprey sat on the post. Another on post #R006 (#1676)

04/15/2017 by ChrisC
Nothing seen, few sticks left

04/09/2017 by ChrisC
One Osprey (female?) perched on post. Hardly any sticks left.

04/02/2017 by ChrisC
One Osprey perched on post/nest. Nest is not well established, more a collection of sticks.

03/26/2017 by ChrisC
Nothing seen, a few sticks have appeared

07/23/2016 by ChrisC
One adult on remains of nest

07/16/2016 by ChrisC
One adult on remains of nest

07/09/2016 by ChrisC
Nothing seen

07/04/2016 by ChrisC
Nothing seen

07/02/2016 by ChrisC
Two adults sat on nest

06/25/2016 by ChrisC
Nothing seen

06/19/2016 by ChrisC
One adult sat on nest

06/18/2016 by ChrisC
Nothing seen

06/12/2016 by ChrisC
Two adults on nest for several minutes.

06/05/2016 by ChrisC
One bird sat low in the nest. Then other arrives with sticks.

06/04/2016 by ChrisC
Two birds on nest, one sat low

05/29/2016 by ChrisC
One bird sat low in the nest.

05/22/2016 by ChrisC
One bird sat low in the nest.

05/15/2016 by ChrisC
One bird sat low in the nest.

05/08/2016 by ChrisC
Full nest, two birds on it. They've been busy.

05/01/2016 by ChrisC
A few sticks appearing, post empty at first, then one osprey perches on it.

04/24/2016 by ChrisC
One Osprey on post. No nest

04/17/2016 by ChrisC
Nothing seen. No nest development

03/27/2016 by ChrisC
Nothing seen. Nest not much changed

03/19/2016 by ChrisC
One Osprey on nest.

03/16/2016 by ChrisC
One bird on nest. Nest developing

03/13/2016 by ChrisC
One Osprey on nest site

08/13/2015 by ChrisC
One bird (adult?) perched on channel marker post.

07/05/2015 by ChrisC
Nest gone - almost no sticks left.

06/28/2015 by ChrisC
Nest empty during 2 brief observations

06/21/2015 by ChrisC
One bird on nest at first. Later, nest empty for over 10 minutes. No chicks visible.

06/14/2015 by ChrisC
Empty at first, then one bird at side of nest.

06/07/2015 by ChrisC
One bird perched low in nest at first, then later, at the side of the nest, apparently feeding chicks.

05/25/2015 by ChrisC
One bird at side of nest, head bobbing into it. Chick and incubating?

05/19/2015 by ChrisC
One bird low on nest.

05/17/2015 by ChrisC
One bird low in nest

05/02/2015 by ChrisC
One bird low in nest

04/26/2015 by ChrisC
One bird low in nest

04/17/2015 by ChrisC
One bird low in nest, other perched next to it. Incubating?

04/15/2015 by osprey007
Female sitting on nest.

04/15/2015 by ChrisC
One bird fairly low in nest

04/11/2015 by ChrisC
One bird high on the nest

04/07/2015 by ChrisC
One bird high on the nest

04/05/2015 by ChrisC
Pair of birds on the nest

04/04/2015 by ChrisC
Nothing at first, then bird arrives with fish

03/31/2015 by ChrisC
One bird on nest

03/27/2015 by ChrisC
Pair of birds on the nest

08/30/2014 by ChrisC
nest empty

08/22/2014 by ChrisC
One bird on nest (adult)

08/15/2014 by ChrisC
One bird on nest (adult)

08/09/2014 by ChrisC
Nest empty.

08/03/2014 by ChrisC
Two birds (adults?) on nest at one stage, then one, then none. Observed for about 0.5hr

07/27/2014 by ChrisC
nest empty

07/13/2014 by ChrisC
Two adults on the nest (~7:45am)

07/06/2014 by ChrisC
Two adults on the nest (~7:15am)

07/04/2014 by ChrisC
Nest empty.

06/29/2014 by ChrisC
Nest empty for over 30 minutes of observation

06/25/2014 by LibbyM

06/21/2014 by ChrisC
One bird perched high on nest.

06/15/2014 by ChrisC
One bird low in nest.

06/08/2014 by ChrisC
One bird in nest, shuffling around a little. Other bird arrives, feeding, but not sure if he is just feeding himself.

06/01/2014 by ChrisC
Two birds on nest at first. One flies off, other settles low in nest. Stays so for about 20 mins - no fussing or moving.

05/26/2014 by ChrisC
Female on nest set low, occasionally "fussing" around nest. Male arrives on a couple of times during about half an hour, but no feeding seen.

05/25/2014 by osprey007
Adult standing on nest. No feeding activity observed while watching the nest.

05/22/2014 by ChrisC
Two birds on nest - not low.

05/18/2014 by osprey007
pm: Female standing in nest. Babies have arrived perhaps!!!

05/18/2014 by ChrisC
am: One bird in nest, not really low. pm: Nest appears empty at first, then bird appears and settles.

05/10/2014 by ChrisC
One bird low in nest. Flies off, returns a few minutes later followed by other bird.

05/09/2014 by ChrisC
Two birds on nest - not low.

05/03/2014 by ChrisC
One bird in nest, not really low.

04/26/2014 by ChrisC
One bird low in nest.

04/21/2014 by ChrisC
One bird low in nest.

04/15/2014 by ChrisC
One bird low in nest.

04/06/2014 by ChrisC
One bird perched on nest. Other arrives with sticks.

03/09/2014 by LibbyM
No nest or osprey present.

07/03/2013 by AlisonH
One adult present. Nest empty.

07/03/2013 by
One adult present. Nest empty.

07/03/2013 by rfc2616
One adult present. Nest empty.

07/03/2013 by GoGoCarl
One adult present. Nest empty.

06/30/2013 by LibbyM
Nest empty

06/16/2013 by LibbyM
No adults seen. Nest appears in good shape.

06/02/2013 by LibbyM
no adults seen at nest

05/26/2013 by LibbyM
adult incubating

05/05/2013 by LibbyM
Checked nest today with a mirror pole. 2 eggs. One adult incubating when we approached nest.

03/23/2013 by LibbyM
1 adult at nest. Nest small and incomplete.

03/19/2012 by LibbyM
adult female present/building