Nest #4627

Nickname: SAL-02 Black Rock Creek Platform, Salisbury
Nest substrate: Osprey Nest Platform
Nest Location Description: Platform installed by Greenbelt in March 2010.
Nest Cam URL:
Monitoring Groups: Essex County Greenbelt
Latitude: 42.826221
Longitude: -70.836151
Followers: None

Past Seasons

Show reports, diaries, and photos from:Current 2019 2018 2017 2016 2015 2014 2013 2012 2011 2010

Activity reports

2013 Nest Activity Report by Dave R
Adult arrival 04/25/2013 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
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
Clutch hatching Reason for nest failure
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
2010 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 3
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 2
Nest Active Yes First chick fledging
Egg laying Chicks last observed
Incubation initiation Nest failure
Clutch hatching Reason for nest failure
2016 Nest Activity Report by Dave R
Adult arrival Nestlings
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
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 other
2019 Nest Activity Report by Dave R
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 Suspected predation

Photos of this nest

Nesting Diaries

by Dave R
Inactive Apr/May 2012 but active in Jun/Jul. Probably a relocated pair, maybe the Graf salt marsh pair.

by Dave R
Platform installed by Greenbelt in March 2010. April 2010 active with 2 adult OSPR. Observed as an active nest many times by DWR until Aug 2010.

08/11/2014 by Dave R
1 chick banded on 8/11/14. satellite transmitter also placed on this chick on same date.

04/25/2013 by Dave R
Active 2013 with 2 adult OSPR 4-25-13. Abandoned in June.

04/22/2011 by Dave R
DWR. Observed adult OSPR on platform.