Nest #6146

Nickname: MarinerCove-1
Nest substrate: Osprey Nest Platform
Nest Location Description: Lee Joseph Creek marsh, w. of PotNets Coveside & e. of Bay City & Mariner's Cove communities. Best seen from Mariner's Cove, Marina Drive.
Nest Cam URL:
Monitoring Groups: Delaware Fish and Wildlife
Latitude: 38.6300098336429
Longitude: -75.122008026281
Followers: None

Past Seasons

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

Activity reports

2016 Nest Activity Report by Jeff-Loz
Adult arrival 03/23/2016 Nestlings 2
Nest Occupied Yes Fledglings
Nest Active Yes First chick fledging
Egg laying Chicks last observed
Incubation initiation 05/11/2016 Nest failure
Clutch hatching Reason for nest failure
2017 Nest Activity Report by Jeff-Loz
Adult arrival 04/19/2017 Nestlings 2
Nest Occupied Yes Fledglings 2
Nest Active Yes First chick fledging 08/15/2017
Egg laying Chicks last observed
Incubation initiation 05/01/2017 Nest failure
Clutch hatching 06/01/2017 Reason for nest failure
2018 Nest Activity Report by Jeff-Loz
Adult arrival Nestlings 1
Nest Occupied Yes Fledglings 1
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

11/10/2017 by Jeff-Loz
Successful nest. Never saw fledging leave nest.

04/30/2017 by Jeff-Loz
Renamed nickname to MarinerCove-1 because another observer posted new platform nicknamed baycity1. Platform is best seen from Marina Drive in Mariner's Cove community.

03/22/2017 by Jeff-Loz
Single bird seen.

06/26/2016 by Jeff-Loz
Observed two chicks in nest, with mother close by. Mate was on short post nearby.

06/15/2016 by Jeff-Loz
Saw one bird in incubation position and other sitting at nest.

06/05/2016 by Jeff-Loz
Only saw on bird sitting at nest; could not determine if other was incubating eggs.

05/11/2016 by Jeff-Loz
Incubation happening at this nest today, but it may have occurred previously as I have not observed this nest recently.