Nest #3985

Nickname: Nass Creek Six
Nest substrate: Osprey Nest Platform
Nest Location Description: Platform 16 feet above water
Nest Cam URL:
Monitoring Groups: Chesapeake Bay Osprey Watchers
Latitude: 37.47465
Longitude: -75.95658
Followers: None

Past Seasons

Show reports, diaries, and photos from:Current 2016 2015 2014 2013

Activity reports

2013 Nest Activity Report by Watcher
Adult arrival 03/05/2013 Nestlings 2
Nest Occupied Yes Fledglings
Nest Active Yes First chick fledging 07/31/2013
Egg laying Chicks last observed
Incubation initiation 04/24/2013 Nest failure
Clutch hatching 05/26/2013 Reason for nest failure
2016 Nest Activity Report by Watcher
Adult arrival Nestlings
Nest Occupied Yes Fledglings
Nest Active   First chick fledging
Egg laying Chicks last observed
Incubation initiation Nest failure 07/13/2016
Clutch hatching Reason for nest failure unknown reason

Photos of this nest

Nesting Diaries

07/27/2015 by Watcher
July 3rd - two fledglings one unhatched egg July 20th - two remains

05/11/2014 by Watcher
One bird arrived March 6 and was joined on March 11 by second bird. April 7 incubation started, there are three eggs in the nest

08/01/2013 by Watcher
Second chick started flying today. At night the two chicks and one adult are in an Osage Orange tree on the shore.

07/31/2013 by Watcher
Finally, first flight today! The second chick has not enough courage yet.

07/25/2013 by Watcher
Two chicks still on the nest. Flapping their wings, but have not flown yet. Are still being fed by parents.

07/14/2013 by Watcher
two nestlings are still there and are up at the edge of the nest periodically

07/05/2013 by Watcher
chicks are still in nest and being cared for by parents

06/16/2013 by Watcher
Still no idea how many chicks are in the nest. The female is still covering them and I have not been able to little heads coming up. Perhaps soon

05/25/2013 by Watcher
Clutch has been hatched, feeding was observed today. Do not know yet how many nestlings.

05/21/2013 by Watcher
This nest has three eggs that are still being incubated

04/23/2013 by Watcher
I am not sure whether there are any eggs in this nest. Male and female are often standing at the edge, there seems to be no indication of incubation.