Nest #524

Nickname: Northampton Blvd
Nest substrate: Utility Pole
Nest Location Description: SW Platform built above utility lines overlooking Little Creek Reservoir
Nest Cam URL:
Monitoring Groups: Chesapeake Bay Osprey Watchers, The Center for Conservation Biology
Latitude: 36.8933729785892
Longitude: -76.1640952883606
Followers: None

Past Seasons

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

Activity reports

2012 Nest Activity Report by Shelly
Adult arrival 03/13/2012 Nestlings 1
Nest Occupied Yes Fledglings
Nest Active Yes First chick fledging
Egg laying Chicks last observed
Incubation initiation Nest failure
Clutch hatching Reason for nest failure
2014 Nest Activity Report by Pamela and William
Adult arrival 03/21/2014 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
2014 Nest Activity Report by LibbyM
Adult arrival Nestlings 2
Nest Occupied Yes Fledglings
Nest Active Yes First chick fledging
Egg laying Chicks last observed
Incubation initiation 03/28/2014 Nest failure
Clutch hatching 05/06/2014 Reason for nest failure
2015 Nest Activity Report by Rik
Adult arrival 03/14/2015 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 Pamela and William
Adult arrival 03/12/2016 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
2017 Nest Activity Report by Pamela and William
Adult arrival 03/23/2017 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
2017 Nest Activity Report by LauraLOVESbirds
Adult arrival 05/16/2017 Nestlings
Nest Occupied Yes Fledglings
Nest Active Yes First chick fledging
Egg laying Chicks last observed 05/16/2017
Incubation initiation Nest failure
Clutch hatching Reason for nest failure
2018 Nest Activity Report by Pamela and William
Adult arrival 05/12/2018 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

Photos of this nest

Nesting Diaries

05/12/2018 by Pamela and William
Male and female ospreys in nest.

05/05/2018 by LauraLOVESbirds
7:05am: Adult in nest

03/18/2018 by LauraLOVESbirds
12:45pm Osprey at nest

05/16/2017 by LauraLOVESbirds
4:58pm- At least two Ospreys in nest. One looking in, and one looking out.

07/30/2016 by LauraLOVESbirds
12:24pm - Sitting on nests. One bird in each nest. Two nests on successive utility poles.

03/24/2015 by Pamela and William
Male and female osprey were perching together in the nest

03/08/2015 by Pamela and William
I observed an osprey in this nest and another flying 2-3 feet away. This is the first time I have seen them this year. I drive by this nest every weekday on my way to work.

06/27/2014 by LibbyM
2 chicks >=6 weeks old. One adult present.

06/17/2014 by LibbyM
Adult female brooding 2 chicks 6 weeks old.

04/04/2014 by LibbyM
2 adults present nest building

03/21/2014 by Pamela and William
I saw a male and female osprey in the nest this morning while I was on my way to work. I had seen one osprey in the nest a couple of times over the last few weeks, but this is the first time I noticed two ospreys, one larger with a more mottled chest than the other.

07/04/2012 by Shelly
7/4 I can see one chick - not sure if there is another one as the adult was blocking other side of nest