Nest #396

Nickname: Smith Mtn. Lk. SP--Lakeview Trail
Nest substrate: Osprey Nest Platform
Nest Location Description: Nest on shore of Smith Mountain Lake, on state park land, monitored by state park workers and visitors. Video camera installed at nest in 2012.
Nest Cam URL:
Monitoring Groups:
Latitude: 37.0805275663083
Longitude: -79.6176178371906
Followers: None

Past Seasons

Show reports, diaries, and photos from:Current 2015 2013 2012

Activity reports

2012 Nest Activity Report by Mike Stinson
Adult arrival 03/21/2012 Nestlings
Nest Occupied Yes Fledglings
Nest Active Yes First chick fledging
Egg laying 04/08/2012 Chicks last observed
Incubation initiation Nest failure
Clutch hatching Reason for nest failure
2013 Nest Activity Report by obxbarb
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
2013 Nest Activity Report by obxbarb
Adult arrival 03/23/2013 Nestlings
Nest Occupied Yes Fledglings
Nest Active Yes First chick fledging
Egg laying 04/05/2013 Chicks last observed
Incubation initiation Nest failure
Clutch hatching Reason for nest failure
2015 Nest Activity Report by Mike Stinson
Adult arrival 03/22/2015 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

Photos of this nest

Nesting Diaries

03/21/2012 by Mike Stinson
adult at nest, about noon