Nest #4512

Nickname: Poplar Island 44
Nest substrate: mooring piling offshore
Nest Location Description: Nest on group of offshore mooring piling at boat landing on south end of island near fuel farm
Nest Cam URL:
Monitoring Groups: Chesapeake Bay Osprey Watchers, Poplar Island
Latitude: 38.743254
Longitude: -76.374475
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 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 human disturbance
2014 Nest Activity Report by Poplarcrew
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 destroyed by human
2015 Nest Activity Report by Poplarcrew
Adult arrival Nestlings 0
Nest Occupied Yes Fledglings
Nest Active Yes First chick fledging
Egg laying 05/05/2015 Chicks last observed
Incubation initiation 05/05/2015 Nest failure 05/13/2015
Clutch hatching Reason for nest failure Nest was removed due to high human disturbance at nest site. Both eggs were placed into a foster nest located in Poplar Harbor. Both eggs hatched in foster nest

Photos of this nest

Nesting Diaries

06/15/2015 by Poplarcrew
Eggs from this particular nest were placed in a foster nest where they successfully hatched. The hatchlings were then transfered to a secondary foster nest and successfully fledged.