Nest #3965

Nickname: Ulm Bridge FAS
Nest substrate: Osprey Nest Platform
Nest Location Description: Located just east of a road that runs along the Missouri River and just south of a state fishing access site. The nest has been active since about 2002.
Nest Cam URL:
Monitoring Groups:
Latitude: 47.4274427586415
Longitude: -111.500545552969
Followers: None

Past Seasons

Show reports, diaries, and photos from:Current 2018 2017 2016 2015 2014

Activity reports

2014 Nest Activity Report by KMK
Adult arrival 04/22/2014 Nestlings 1
Nest Occupied Yes Fledglings 1
Nest Active Yes First chick fledging 08/11/2014
Egg laying Chicks last observed 09/12/2014
Incubation initiation 05/08/2014 Nest failure
Clutch hatching 06/15/2014 Reason for nest failure
2015 Nest Activity Report by KMK
Adult arrival 04/09/2015 Nestlings
Nest Occupied Yes Fledglings
Nest Active Yes First chick fledging
Egg laying Chicks last observed
Incubation initiation 05/07/2015 Nest failure 06/27/2015
Clutch hatching 06/11/2015 Reason for nest failure unknown reason
2016 Nest Activity Report by KMK
Adult arrival 04/26/2016 Nestlings
Nest Occupied Yes Fledglings
Nest Active Yes First chick fledging
Egg laying Chicks last observed
Incubation initiation 05/03/2016 Nest failure
Clutch hatching Reason for nest failure
2017 Nest Activity Report by KMK
Adult arrival 04/13/2017 Nestlings 2
Nest Occupied Yes Fledglings 2
Nest Active Yes First chick fledging 08/10/2017
Egg laying Chicks last observed 09/07/2017
Incubation initiation Nest failure
Clutch hatching Reason for nest failure
2018 Nest Activity Report by KMK
Adult arrival 04/15/2018 Nestlings
Nest Occupied Yes Fledglings
Nest Active Yes First chick fledging
Egg laying Chicks last observed
Incubation initiation 05/10/2018 Nest failure 07/10/2018
Clutch hatching Reason for nest failure unknown reason
Nest Activity Report by KMK
Adult arrival 04/20/2020 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 unknown reason

Photos of this nest

Nesting Diaries

04/26/2020 by KMK
FOY Osprey on Ulm side of river on 4/16/20. 2 Osprey on the nest on 4/20/20. 4/23 observed a lot of trash on the nest and on the adjacent power lines including baling twine, bale netting, and barbed wire. Contacted the power company and they got out and cleaned it all out by the afternoon of 4/24.