Nest #4030

Nickname:
Nest substrate: Osprey Nest Platform
Nest Location Description:
Nest Cam URL:
Monitoring Groups: The Center for Conservation Biology, Virginia Aquarium, Chesapeake Bay Osprey Watchers
Latitude: 36.903817
Longitude: -76.078201
Followers: None

Past Seasons

Show reports, diaries, and photos from:Current 2019 2018 2017 2016 2015 2014 2013

Activity reports

2013 Nest Activity Report by LibbyM
Adult arrival Nestlings 2
Nest Occupied Yes Fledglings
Nest Active Yes First chick fledging
Egg laying Chicks last observed
Incubation initiation Nest failure
Clutch hatching Reason for nest failure
2014 Nest Activity Report by Reese
Adult arrival Nestlings 2
Nest Occupied Yes Fledglings
Nest Active Yes First chick fledging
Egg laying Chicks last observed
Incubation initiation Nest failure
Clutch hatching Reason for nest failure
2014 Nest Activity Report by Crystal
Adult arrival Nestlings 3
Nest Occupied Yes Fledglings 3
Nest Active Yes First chick fledging 07/17/2014
Egg laying Chicks last observed 07/17/2014
Incubation initiation Nest failure
Clutch hatching Reason for nest failure
2014 Nest Activity Report by LibbyM
Adult arrival Nestlings 3
Nest Occupied Yes Fledglings
Nest Active Yes First chick fledging
Egg laying Chicks last observed
Incubation initiation 04/05/2014 Nest failure
Clutch hatching 05/14/2014 Reason for nest failure
2015 Nest Activity Report by Reese
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
2015 Nest Activity Report by Crystal
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
2016 Nest Activity Report by Reese
Adult arrival Nestlings 2
Nest Occupied Yes Fledglings
Nest Active Yes First chick fledging
Egg laying Chicks last observed
Incubation initiation Nest failure
Clutch hatching Reason for nest failure
2017 Nest Activity Report by Reese
Adult arrival Nestlings 3
Nest Occupied Yes Fledglings
Nest Active Yes First chick fledging
Egg laying Chicks last observed
Incubation initiation Nest failure
Clutch hatching Reason for nest failure
2018 Nest Activity Report by Reese
Adult arrival Nestlings 2
Nest Occupied Yes Fledglings
Nest Active Yes First chick fledging
Egg laying Chicks last observed
Incubation initiation Nest failure
Clutch hatching Reason for nest failure
2019 Nest Activity Report by Reese
Adult arrival Nestlings 3
Nest Occupied Yes Fledglings 0
Nest Active Yes First chick fledging
Egg laying Chicks last observed
Incubation initiation Nest failure 06/19/2019
Clutch hatching Reason for nest failure unknown reason

Photos of this nest

Nesting Diaries

06/22/2018 by Reese
June 21, 2018 - Banded two chicks with purple bands 33/D and 34/D

06/09/2018 by Reese
June 7 - one chick just hatched and two eggs - see photo

06/16/2017 by Reese
June 16, 2017 - Banded the three nestlings purple bands 12/D, 13/D, and 14/D

06/28/2016 by Reese
Banded the two chicks in this nest purple 04/D and 05/D on June 27 with Virginia Aquarium staff

05/27/2015 by Crystal
Nest occupied. Adults acting like chicks in nest but can't see them.

05/05/2015 by Reese
Three eggs as of May 4, 2015

05/04/2015 by Crystal
3 eggs in nest.

07/18/2014 by Reese
Osprey are the "junk collectors" of the bird world. This nest has a green rake. See photos.

07/17/2014 by Crystal
3 fledglings 45-50 days old. One female fledgling flying around with Oyster Toad in talons.

06/26/2014 by Crystal
1 adult unbanded female seen at nest. Two chicks observed 5-6 weeks old. It was hard to see in nest so third chick may have been there just not observed.

06/18/2014 by LibbyM
rake in nest

06/18/2014 by Crystal
1 adult unbanded female at nest with 3 chicks- 5 weeks old. Plastic green rake seen in nest.

06/21/2013 by LibbyM
2 chicks 4 wk old chicks. 2 adults present.

04/25/2013 by LibbyM
Two adults. 3 eggs.