Nest #4183

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Nest substrate: Osprey Nest Platform
Nest Location Description: Low nesting platform at the mouth of Cat Pt. Creek. Nest was occupied and active with two mature birds present in 2013.
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Monitoring Groups: Eastern Virginia Rivers NWR Complex, Chesapeake Bay Osprey Watchers, The Center for Conservation Biology
Latitude: 37.9744334081041
Longitude: -76.8548516957703
Followers: None

Past Seasons

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

Activity reports

2013 Nest Activity Report by Eastern Virginia Rivers NWR Summer Crew
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
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 03/25/2014 Nest failure
Clutch hatching 05/03/2014 Reason for nest failure
2014 Nest Activity Report by EVR Biologist
Adult arrival Nestlings
Nest Occupied Yes Fledglings 2
Nest Active Yes First chick fledging
Egg laying Chicks last observed
Incubation initiation Nest failure
Clutch hatching Reason for nest failure
2015 Nest Activity Report by EVR Biologist
Adult arrival Nestlings
Nest Occupied Yes Fledglings
Nest Active Yes First chick fledging
Egg laying 04/28/2015 Chicks last observed
Incubation initiation 04/28/2015 Nest failure
Clutch hatching 04/29/2015 Reason for nest failure Platform falling apart

Photos of this nest

Nesting Diaries

06/12/2015 by EVR Biologist
Adult at the nest, no chicks, nest falling into the water, nest failure.

04/28/2015 by EVR Biologist
9:55AM-Incubator and male perching on nest, two eggs, and one was pipped

07/02/2014 by EVR Biologist
1 adult, 2 fledglings (no sign of the 3rd chick).

06/16/2014 by EVR Biologist
1 adult, 3 chicks 6 weeks old. Banded all 3 chicks: 25/B, 26/B, 27/B.

06/16/2014 by LibbyM
banded 3 young

06/16/2014 by EVR Biologist

06/07/2014 by LibbyM
3 chicks ~ 5 weeks old