Nest #4490

Nickname: Poplar Island 20
Nest substrate: Osprey Nest Platform
Nest Location Description: pole/platform near headquarters buildings in NW portion of Cell 4D; has remote video camera attached
Nest Cam URL:
Monitoring Groups: Chesapeake Bay Osprey Watchers, Poplar Island
Latitude: 38.756253
Longitude: -76.381278
Followers: None

Past Seasons

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

Activity reports

2013 Nest Activity Report by JanR
Adult arrival Nestlings 3
Nest Occupied Yes Fledglings 3
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 Poplarcrew
Adult arrival Nestlings 2
Nest Occupied Yes Fledglings 2
Nest Active Yes First chick fledging 08/05/2014
Egg laying 05/05/2014 Chicks last observed 08/05/2014
Incubation initiation 05/05/2014 Nest failure
Clutch hatching 06/04/2014 Reason for nest failure
2015 Nest Activity Report by Poplarcrew
Adult arrival 05/05/2015 Nestlings 0
Nest Occupied Yes Fledglings 0
Nest Active Yes First chick fledging
Egg laying 05/19/2015 Chicks last observed
Incubation initiation 05/28/2015 Nest failure 07/01/2015
Clutch hatching Reason for nest failure unknown reason

Photos of this nest

Nesting Diaries

11/24/2014 by Poplarcrew
Wireless camera installed on this nest in early spring 2014. Camera functioned flawlessly for the entire season. Foster chick from Tri-State Bird Rescue and Research placed in nest with oringinal 2 nestlings on July 9, 2014. All 3 chicks fledged the nest.