Nest #5212

Nickname: Q Pier
Nest substrate: Osprey Nest Platform
Nest Location Description: On a nesting platform on the pier extending into the Potomac River at Q-town on the Quantico Marine Base.
Nest Cam URL:
Monitoring Groups: Chesapeake Bay Osprey Watchers
Latitude: 38.5199171627687
Longitude: -77.2859453773498
Followers: None

Past Seasons

Show reports, diaries, and photos from:Current 2014

Activity reports

2014 Nest Activity Report by Squirrel Girl
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

Photos of this nest

Nesting Diaries

07/27/2014 by Squirrel Girl
I first spotted this nest on 25 July 2014. I wasn't close, but telephoto shots showed one bird. On the 26th, I got a little closer and I see 3 birds. Also, another osprey was on the mast of a sailboat in the marina 10+ meters from the nest.