Nest #4501

Nickname: Nest 35
Nest substrate: Osprey Nest Platform
Nest Location Description: offshore pole/platform NW of public pier at Fairbanks in Blackwalnut harbor
Nest Cam URL:
Monitoring Groups: Chesapeake Bay Osprey Watchers
Latitude: 38.684003
Longitude: -76.3411
Followers: None

Past Seasons

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

Activity reports

2013 Nest Activity Report by JanR
Adult arrival Nestlings 2
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
2014 Nest Activity Report by JanR
Adult arrival Nestlings 0
Nest Occupied Yes Fledglings 0
Nest Active Yes First chick fledging
Egg laying Chicks last observed
Incubation initiation Nest failure
Clutch hatching Reason for nest failure platform lost during winter, pair birds on remaining pole with few sticks in 2014
2015 Nest Activity Report by JanR
Adult arrival Nestlings 0
Nest Occupied Yes Fledglings 0
Nest Active Yes First chick fledging
Egg laying Chicks last observed
Incubation initiation Nest failure
Clutch hatching Reason for nest failure nest fell from atop single pole support
2016 Nest Activity Report by JanR
Adult arrival Nestlings 0
Nest Occupied Yes Fledglings 0
Nest Active Yes First chick fledging
Egg laying Chicks last observed
Incubation initiation Nest failure 06/25/2016
Clutch hatching Reason for nest failure unknown reason
2017 Nest Activity Report by JanR
Adult arrival Nestlings
Nest Occupied Yes Fledglings
Nest Active   First chick fledging
Egg laying Chicks last observed
Incubation initiation Nest failure 06/02/2017
Clutch hatching Reason for nest failure unknown reason
2018 Nest Activity Report by JanR
Adult arrival Nestlings 2
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

Photos of this nest

Nesting Diaries

08/16/2018 by JanR
29 July 2018 female feeding two fledglings on nest

07/23/2018 by JanR
22 July 2018 male and female on nest with two nestlings 6-weeks old

07/20/2018 by JanR
8 July 2018 female brooding two nestlings 5-weeks old; 15 July 2018 male and female feeding two nestlings 6-weeks old

06/30/2018 by JanR
06/24/2018 female brooding 1 nestling 4-weeks-old, male not present

05/18/2018 by JanR
05/06/2018 female incubating in good nest, male nearby

05/18/2018 by JanR
04/15/2018 good nest on platform, one bird in area

08/18/2015 by JanR
08/16/2015 female on good nest atop pole

08/10/2015 by JanR
08/09/2015 female on good nest

08/10/2015 by JanR
08/02/2015 no birds, good nest

07/29/2015 by JanR
07/26/2015 female on good nest on top of pole

07/20/2015 by JanR
07/12/2015 female brooding one nestling about four weeks old

07/20/2015 by JanR
05/09/2015 platform lost from pole during winter, female on pole with few sticks

07/20/2015 by JanR
05/09/2015 female incubating in good nest on pole/platform, male present

07/20/2015 by JanR
delete previous 7/18 update 07/18/2015 female on good nest on pole

07/20/2015 by JanR
07/18/2015 female brooding one nestling

07/20/2015 by JanR
delete previous 7/12 update 07/12/2015 female on pole with fair new nest

07/20/2015 by JanR
delete previous 5/9 updates 05/09/2015 platform lost from pole during winter, female on poles with few sticks