Nest #4417

Nickname: Spring Hill/Bluebell Island Platform 2
Nest substrate: Osprey Nest Platform
Nest Location Description: 072-A-015
Nest Cam URL:
Monitoring Groups: New Jersey Osprey Project
Latitude: 40.4437051052727
Longitude: -74.2606048207626
Followers: None

Past Seasons

Show reports, diaries, and photos from:Current 2017 2014 2013

Activity reports

2013 Nest Activity Report by rpolenberg
Adult arrival 04/01/2013 Nestlings 1
Nest Occupied Yes Fledglings 1
Nest Active Yes First chick fledging 07/08/2013
Egg laying 04/25/2013 Chicks last observed 08/02/2013
Incubation initiation 05/01/2013 Nest failure
Clutch hatching 05/20/2013 Reason for nest failure

Photos of this nest

Nesting Diaries

07/05/2014 by Barzillai
Interesting piece online about this nest on Geocaching website. Writer designated the site GC2AWHR in Jun 2010. http://www.geocaching.com/geocache/GC2AWHR_osprey-watch-cheesequake?guid=4f0c713c-ae37-4895-a5cd-150a994317a2

07/05/2014 by Barzillai
As of 2004, Cheesequake State Park said two nests at this location produced two fledglings in 1997 and were the first osprey nests in the park. http://www.state.nj.us/dep/parksandforests/parks/cheesequake/interpretivecenter/osprey.html