Nest #4620

Nickname: NEW-01 Graf Salt Marsh Platform, Newbury
Nest substrate: Osprey Nest Platform
Nest Location Description: Platform installed by Essex County Greenbelt in 2011.
Nest Cam URL:
Monitoring Groups: Essex County Greenbelt
Latitude: 42.786968
Longitude: -70.821983
Followers: None

Past Seasons

Show reports, diaries, and photos from:Current 2018 2017 2016 2015 2014 2013 2012 2011

Activity reports

2013 Nest Activity Report by Dave R
Adult arrival Nestlings
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
2012 Nest Activity Report by Dave R
Adult arrival Nestlings
Nest Occupied Yes Fledglings
Nest Active   First chick fledging
Egg laying Chicks last observed
Incubation initiation Nest failure 06/07/2012
Clutch hatching Reason for nest failure eggs or young killed by predator
2011 Nest Activity Report by Dave R
Adult arrival Nestlings
Nest Occupied Yes 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 Dave R
Adult arrival Nestlings 3
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 Dave R
Adult arrival Nestlings
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 unknown reason
2016 Nest Activity Report by Dave R
Adult arrival Nestlings
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
2017 Nest Activity Report by Dave R
Adult arrival Nestlings
Nest Occupied Yes Fledglings 1
Nest Active Yes First chick fledging
Egg laying Chicks last observed
Incubation initiation Nest failure
Clutch hatching Reason for nest failure
2018 Nest Activity Report by Dave R
Adult arrival Nestlings
Nest Occupied Yes Fledglings
Nest Active   First chick fledging
Egg laying Chicks last observed
Incubation initiation Nest failure
Clutch hatching Reason for nest failure eggs or young killed by predator
Nest Activity Report by Dave R
Adult arrival Nestlings
Nest Occupied Yes Fledglings
Nest Active   First chick fledging
Egg laying Chicks last observed
Incubation initiation Nest failure
Clutch hatching Reason for nest failure eggs or young killed by predator

Photos of this nest

Nesting Diaries

by Dave R
Active 2013. Fledged 3 young that were banded as pre-fledglings in late July.

01/01/2018 by Dave R
Hatched young but failed, GHOW suspected

07/07/2014 by Dave R
2 chicks banded 7/7/14/ 3rd chick was dead in nest, tangled in monofilament fishing line.

06/07/2012 by Dave R
Active 2012 in May but on Jun 7 no adult birds observed and no eggs or chicks observed in nest. Suspected abandoned due to predation.

04/30/2011 by Dave R
DWR. Nesting material visible on platform but no OSPR observed.

04/15/2011 by Dave R
DWR. Platform installed by Essex County Greenbelt