Nest #4166

Nickname: HOsprey #1
Nest substrate: Osprey Nest Platform
Nest Location Description: Nest on pole platform along Industrial Street near end of the street. Nest was made of sticks, no visible trash.
Nest Cam URL:
Monitoring Groups: Virginia Master Naturalist, Chesapeake Bay Osprey Watchers
Latitude: 37.304539
Longitude: -77.268247
Followers: None

Past Seasons

Show reports, diaries, and photos from:Current 2013

Activity reports

2013 Nest Activity Report by tyates
Adult arrival Nestlings 2
Nest Occupied Yes Fledglings 1
Nest Active Yes First chick fledging 07/26/2013
Egg laying Chicks last observed
Incubation initiation Nest failure
Clutch hatching Reason for nest failure

Photos of this nest

Nesting Diaries

08/06/2013 by tyates
No birds noticed during today's outing. I plan to observe later and longer next time so see if nest is done for the year.

07/26/2013 by tyates
No birds evident on the nest after on/off again observation for 45-60 min. Chick has fledged in the last week.

07/19/2013 by tyates
Chick (near fledgling) and adult on the nest when I arrived. Adult flew off shortly thereafter. Chick remained on nest. Observed from different vantage points for nearly and hour and no signs of wanting to fly.

07/05/2013 by tyates
No birds or chicks visible today. I observed off and on for about an hour. I went out about noon today vs. my typical 5-6pm.

06/28/2013 by tyates
The one chick was by itself. There was no sign of the adults, but the chick was up and alert.

06/21/2013 by tyates
Observed one adult and one chick. The chick is getting dark with light/golden head. Not large enough to fledge. Appeared chick was eating.

06/14/2013 by tyates
Both adults observed on the nest. No chicks were visible this trip. One adult was feeding.

05/31/2013 by tyates
First Observation Date. One adult and two nestlings visible. Feeding at the time.