Nest #3534

Nickname: 071-A-002
Nest substrate: Channel Marker
Nest Location Description: Raritan River Light #41.
Nest Cam URL:
Monitoring Groups: New Jersey Osprey Project
Latitude: 40.4841470877
Longitude: -74.3834795226
Followers: None

Past Seasons

Show reports, diaries, and photos from:Current 2020 2018 2017 2016 2013

Activity reports

2013 Nest Activity Report by Ben Wurst
Adult arrival Nestlings
Nest Occupied   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 Ben Wurst
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
2020 Nest Activity Report by Raritan Riverkeeper
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

Photos of this nest

Nesting Diaries

06/14/2020 by Raritan Riverkeeper
Found 1 adult on the nest, suspect chicks in the nest. Noted pieces of plastic in the nest material.

07/16/2018 by Raritan Riverkeeper
Found 1 osprey on the nest & very reluctant to leave. Kept opening wings as if covering a chick.

07/02/2017 by Raritan Riverkeeper
Found one adult on the nest with one chick in the nest.

06/19/2016 by Raritan Riverkeeper
Observed this nest since 2007. The nest has been there for years, but has not consistently produced chicks. On 19 June 2016 found 2 osprey on the nest feeding at least one chick.