Nest #4822

Nickname: #8 on campground field past store Mill Creek side
Nest substrate: Osprey Nest Platform
Nest Location Description: just past campgrounds. Osprey nest platform. on Mill Creek. Camp manager calls this couple .Adam and eve.
Nest Cam URL:
Monitoring Groups: Chesapeake Bay Osprey Watchers, Virginia Master Naturalist
Latitude: 37.0176697
Longitude: -76.2994357
Followers: None

Past Seasons

Show reports, diaries, and photos from:Current 2020 2019 2014

Activity reports

2014 Nest Activity Report by Cohocton
Adult arrival Nestlings
Nest Occupied   Fledglings
Nest Active   First chick fledging
Egg laying Chicks last observed
Incubation initiation Nest failure
Clutch hatching Reason for nest failure
2019 Nest Activity Report by roxymach
Adult arrival 03/25/2019 Nestlings 2
Nest Occupied Yes Fledglings 2
Nest Active Yes First chick fledging 07/18/2019
Egg laying 04/15/2019 Chicks last observed 07/18/2019
Incubation initiation 04/15/2019 Nest failure
Clutch hatching 05/20/2019 Reason for nest failure other
2020 Nest Activity Report by roxymach
Adult arrival 03/10/2020 Nestlings 2
Nest Occupied Yes Fledglings
Nest Active Yes First chick fledging
Egg laying 04/13/2020 Chicks last observed
Incubation initiation 04/13/2020 Nest failure
Clutch hatching 05/18/2020 Reason for nest failure

Photos of this nest

Nesting Diaries


06/11/2020 by roxymach
Two feisty nesting

05/08/2020 by roxymach
Female low in nest. Still. Male close by,. Circles and lands on nest with female.

03/22/2020 by roxymach
Osprey pair off nest unobserved

03/16/2020 by roxymach
None seen at nest today

03/10/2020 by roxymach
Male seen at nest

03/02/2020 by roxymach
None yet.

08/05/2019 by roxymach
one fledgling remains near the nest. I have not seen the other one.

07/18/2019 by roxymach
Both have left the nest and one is in near by tree.

07/03/2019 by roxymach
Delight to see them jumping and flapping wings July 10 will be fledging soon?

06/03/2019 by roxymach
Adam and Eve have a following of admirers from the campground owner Pat and others around Ft. Monroe National Park Monument. they have at least one chick...seen on dark head pop up. Dad has been a great protector and provider with fish. they truly work as a team and seem to be the perfect couple:

04/18/2019 by roxymach
this week noted female is very low in the nest. Male is bring fish and staying close observing.

04/07/2019 by roxymach
observed activity April 3, 2019 one osprey. rebuilding existing nest. today one Osprey is sitting in the nest.

04/13/2014 by Cohocton
Female in nearby tree eating a fish. Male not in sight.

04/12/2014 by Cohocton
Female ate fish on platform.