Nest #1711

Nickname: Duck Blind - MJ01
Nest substrate: Duck Blind
Nest Location Description: Duck Blind off Jarvis Point in Ware River
Nest Cam URL:
Monitoring Groups: Virginia Master Naturalist, Chesapeake Bay Osprey Watchers, The Center for Conservation Biology
Latitude: 37.37698009
Longitude: -76.45315829
Followers: None

Past Seasons

Show reports, diaries, and photos from:Current 2015 2014 2013

Activity reports

2013 Nest Activity Report by hokiedoug
Adult arrival Nestlings 0
Nest Occupied Yes Fledglings
Nest Active Yes First chick fledging
Egg laying Chicks last observed
Incubation initiation Nest failure 05/01/2014
Clutch hatching Reason for nest failure unknown reason
2014 Nest Activity Report by hokiedoug
Adult arrival Nestlings
Nest Occupied Yes Fledglings
Nest Active Yes First chick fledging
Egg laying 04/15/2014 Chicks last observed
Incubation initiation 04/15/2014 Nest failure 05/01/2014
Clutch hatching Reason for nest failure

Photos of this nest

Nesting Diaries

04/19/2015 by hokiedoug
Nest destroyed over winter and no birds have been observed at the nest site

05/20/2014 by hokiedoug
Ospreys still present but no sign of nest being rebuilt.

05/08/2014 by hokiedoug
Nest observed to be gone on 5/1, reason unknown although there had been some strong winds in few days before. On ⅝ nest still apparently gone, but both birds in pair hanging around the former nest site. No new nest building activity observed.

04/23/2014 by hokiedoug
Incubation continues.

04/15/2014 by hokiedoug
Adult bird apparently incubating eggs.

04/08/2014 by hokiedoug
Adult pair in beginning stages of building a nest on the roof of the blind.