Nest #5263

Nickname: Between Green 13 and Red 14
Nest substrate: Osprey Nest Platform
Nest Location Description: Platform between docks between Green 13 marker and Red 14 on Broad Bay
Nest Cam URL:
Monitoring Groups: Virginia Aquarium, Chesapeake Bay Osprey Watchers
Latitude: 36.901277
Longitude: -76.057732
Followers: None

Past Seasons

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

Activity reports

2013 Nest Activity Report by Crystal
Adult arrival Nestlings 2
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 Crystal
Adult arrival Nestlings 2
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 LibbyM
Adult arrival Nestlings 2
Nest Occupied Yes Fledglings
Nest Active Yes First chick fledging
Egg laying Chicks last observed
Incubation initiation 04/05/2014 Nest failure
Clutch hatching 05/14/2014 Reason for nest failure
2015 Nest Activity Report by Reese
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
2015 Nest Activity Report by Crystal
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
2016 Nest Activity Report by Reese
Adult arrival 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
2017 Nest Activity Report by Reese
Adult arrival Nestlings 2
Nest Occupied Yes Fledglings
Nest Active Yes First chick fledging
Egg laying Chicks last observed
Incubation initiation Nest failure 06/15/2017
Clutch hatching Reason for nest failure unknown reason
2018 Nest Activity Report by Reese
Adult arrival Nestlings 3
Nest Occupied Yes Fledglings 2
Nest Active Yes First chick fledging
Egg laying 04/17/2018 Chicks last observed
Incubation initiation Nest failure
Clutch hatching Reason for nest failure
2019 Nest Activity Report by Reese
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

Photos of this nest

Nesting Diaries

07/12/2019 by Reese
July 12, 2019 - banded three nestlings with purple bands 68/C, 69/C and 70/C. Age 42-45 days old. See photos

06/29/2018 by Reese
June 28 banded two chicks with purple bands 43/D and 44/D. There was a third chick in nest on June 7 that was not in the nest on June 28.

06/09/2018 by Reese
June 7 - 3 chicks 7 to 14 days old

06/28/2016 by Reese
Banded the chick in this nest purple 06/D on June 27 with Virginia Aquarium staff

07/01/2015 by Crystal
3 fledglings at nest.

06/19/2015 by Crystal
1egg, 3 chicks 30-40 days old. Banded Right USGS 0928-13914/Left Purple 41/B, Right USGS 0928-13915/Left Purple 42/B, Right USGS 0928-13916/Left Purple 43/B, Collected egg.

06/08/2015 by Crystal
3 chicks in nest ~21 days old.

05/27/2015 by Crystal
Could see one chick in nest from a distance.

05/05/2015 by Reese
Four eggs as of May 4, 2015

05/04/2015 by Crystal
4 eggs in nest.

06/18/2014 by LibbyM
Nest on platform between docks just east of green 13 in Broad Bay.

06/18/2014 by Crystal
Adult female unbanded seen at nest, 2 chicks 5 weeks old.