Nest #3931

Nickname: Fairfield-1
Nest substrate: Dead Tree
Nest Location Description: S. of Fairfield condos off of Blue Mist Dr., across march towards White House Beach community.
Nest Cam URL:
Monitoring Groups: Delaware Fish and Wildlife
Latitude: 38.621062668182
Longitude: -75.130127928257
Followers: None

Past Seasons

Show reports, diaries, and photos from:Current 2018 2017 2016 2015 2013

Activity reports

2013 Nest Activity Report by Greg Z
Adult arrival 04/10/2013 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
2018 Nest Activity Report by Jeff-Loz
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

07/03/2018 by Jeff-Loz
One adult seen sitting on nest. Will need further observations to determine if shading any chicks.

04/30/2017 by Jeff-Loz
No activity at this nest.

04/05/2017 by Jeff-Loz
Single bird seen.

06/15/2016 by Jeff-Loz
No birds observed at this dead tree nest.

06/05/2016 by Jeff-Loz
No birds observed at this dead tree nest.

05/11/2016 by Jeff-Loz
Observed this dead tree nest today. Saw one bird sitting.

10/02/2015 by Greg Z
No sightings over last two days, migration has started.

08/29/2015 by Greg Z
Nest was successfully rebuilt and produced two fledglings. As of 8/29/15 a few of them still remain in the area.

04/09/2015 by Greg Z
4/9/15 Nest is being rebuilt as both M and F are present and participating.

03/25/2015 by Greg Z
The nest blew down over the winter of 14/15. Male observed on 3/18/15, but no nest building observed as of 3/19/15.

09/01/2013 by Jeff-Loz
Active nest behind our condo in Long Neck, DE. Successful nesting season with all three nestlings successfully fledging the nest. Male adult was actively involved bringing fish to the nest during the entire season. Anxiously anticipating their return in April.