Nest #5703

Nickname: Jamestown woods
Nest substrate: Dead Tree
Nest Location Description: On a snag to the left of the brown Historic Jamestowne/Jamestown Settlement sign on the Colonial Parkway in the woods
Nest Cam URL:
Monitoring Groups: Virginia Master Naturalist, Chesapeake Bay Osprey Watchers
Latitude: 37.2249697438735
Longitude: -76.7819275187104
Followers: None

Past Seasons

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

Activity reports

2015 Nest Activity Report by osprey007
Adult arrival 03/27/2015 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 bruceg
Adult arrival 03/07/2016 Nestlings 1
Nest Occupied Yes Fledglings 1
Nest Active Yes First chick fledging 06/29/2016
Egg laying 04/03/2016 Chicks last observed 09/03/2016
Incubation initiation 04/06/2016 Nest failure
Clutch hatching 05/23/2016 Reason for nest failure

Photos of this nest

Nesting Diaries

06/17/2018 by Herbie
No nest or birds

07/10/2016 by Herbie
Didn't see any birds in nest. Seen two adults nearby.

06/14/2016 by bruceg
One nestling on nest; one adult on nest and sometimes circling

05/01/2016 by Herbie
Nest looks strong. Female is on nest and male is nearby

04/04/2016 by Herbie
Nest is very active, but neither bird is staying on nest.

03/25/2016 by bruceg
Adult standing on snag above nest. Also, aerial combat between a juvenile eagle and osprey with a fish by the nearby jamestown marina.

03/21/2016 by bruceg
One adult sitting on snag above completed nest.

06/09/2015 by bruceg
No adult on nest. One sitting nearby

04/01/2015 by osprey007
Nest needs some renovation. Male busy bringing in sticks.