Nest #4851

Nickname: Pole Nest
Nest substrate: Osprey Nest Platform
Nest Location Description: Nest was begun by ospreys in 2011 on top of a power pole in a cultivated field. 3 chicks successfully hatched. In 2012, nest was blown down in a storm just after chicks hatched and all were lost. In 2013, Delmarva Power removed electric lines during electric upgrade and installed a platform. 3 chicks were successfully fledged that year.
Nest Cam URL:
Monitoring Groups: Chesapeake Bay Osprey Watchers
Latitude: 39.1115978158381
Longitude: -76.1029807084594
Followers: None

Past Seasons

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

Activity reports

2014 Nest Activity Report by Ozini
Adult arrival 03/24/2014 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
2016 Nest Activity Report by Ozini
Adult arrival 03/10/2016 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
2015 Nest Activity Report by Ozini
Adult arrival 03/10/2015 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

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Nesting Diaries