Nest #6204

Nickname: P3
Nest substrate: Osprey Nest Platform
Nest Location Description: 227 Schley Avenue Lewes DE at Lewes Power Plant Offices Near corner of Franklin & Schley
Nest Cam URL:
Monitoring Groups: Delaware Fish and Wildlife
Latitude: 38.7712251396584
Longitude: -75.1373064662704
Followers: None

Past Seasons

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

Activity reports

2016 Nest Activity Report by H&MA
Adult arrival 04/02/2016 Nestlings
Nest Occupied Yes Fledglings
Nest Active Yes First chick fledging
Egg laying Chicks last observed
Incubation initiation 05/07/2016 Nest failure 06/25/2016
Clutch hatching Reason for nest failure unknown reason
2017 Nest Activity Report by H&MA
Adult arrival 03/29/2017 Nestlings 1
Nest Occupied Yes Fledglings 1
Nest Active Yes First chick fledging 07/01/2017
Egg laying Chicks last observed 07/23/2017
Incubation initiation 04/18/2017 Nest failure
Clutch hatching Reason for nest failure

Photos of this nest

Nesting Diaries

by H&MA

08/16/2017 by H&MA
No osprey in vicinity.

08/12/2017 by H&MA
No osprey in vicinity.

08/10/2017 by H&MA
No osprey in vicinity.

08/03/2017 by H&MA
Nest appeared to be empty.

07/23/2017 by H&MA
One chick in the nest. Adult returns to nest, stays a short while then fly's away..

07/15/2017 by H&MA
One adult and one chick visible in the nest.

07/08/2017 by H&MA
One adult on the edge of the nest - no movement observed in the nest.

07/01/2017 by H&MA
One adult osprey standing in the nest - no other osprey observed.

06/29/2017 by H&MA
One adult standing in the nest - joined by other adult not carrying a fish.. One chick observed preening itself or perhaps it was eating on its own.

06/24/2017 by H&MA
One adult standing in the nest. No chick visible.

06/15/2017 by H&MA
Two ospreys in the nest both making feeding motions. One chick head was visible.

06/10/2017 by H&MA
One osprey standing in the nest.

06/03/2017 by H&MA
One osprey incubating.

05/30/2017 by H&MA
One osprey low in the nest. Another osprey circles around and lands in the nest

05/23/2017 by H&MA
One osprey incubating.

05/14/2017 by H&MA
No movement detected. Either gone or sitting very low.

05/06/2017 by H&MA
One osprey sitting low in nest.

04/29/2017 by H&MA
One osprey on the nest.

04/27/2017 by H&MA
One osprey in the nest.

04/22/2017 by H&MA
One osprey deep in the nest.

04/18/2017 by H&MA
One osprey sitting deep in the nest.

04/12/2017 by H&MA
Two ospreys in the nest.

04/08/2017 by H&MA
One osprey in the nest. No other osprey in the area.

04/01/2017 by H&MA
No osprey observed in or near the nest.

03/29/2017 by H&MA
Two osprey in the nest. Sticks have been added/rearranged.

03/25/2017 by H&MA
No osprey observed on or near the nest.

03/18/2017 by H&MA
No osprey observed.

03/16/2017 by H&MA
No osprey observed.

03/14/2017 by H&MA
No osprey observed. Platform intact. Some nesting material remains.

07/13/2016 by H&MA
No osprey at or near nest.

07/09/2016 by H&MA
No osprey at or near nest.

06/29/2016 by H&MA
no osprey observed at or near the nest.

06/25/2016 by H&MA
No osprey observed at or near this nest.

06/22/2016 by H&MA
One osprey standing tall on one leg - no movement for at least ten minutes. No other osprey observed.

06/13/2016 by H&MA
No osprey observed at or near this nest.

06/04/2016 by H&MA
No osprey observed at or near the nest - perhaps sitting very low or gone.

05/31/2016 by H&MA
One osprey sitting in nest. Visited briefly by another osprey who then circled area, picked up a (dropped) fish from a freshly plowed field and returned to the nest with the fish. Osprey in nest started to eat, other osprey flew away.

05/28/2016 by H&MA
One osprey sitting low in nest.

05/21/2016 by H&MA
Could not see an osprey in the nest, however it may have been sitting very low. Raining at time of observation..

05/14/2016 by H&MA
One osprey sitting low in nest.

05/07/2016 by H&MA
One osprey sitting low in nest.

04/30/2016 by H&MA
One osprey standing near edge of nest.

04/27/2016 by H&MA
One osprey standing tall inside nest.

04/23/2016 by H&MA
One osprey standing near edge of nest. Attentive and calling.

04/16/2016 by H&MA
No ospreys in or around the nest.

04/12/2016 by H&MA
No ospreys in or around the nest.

04/02/2016 by H&MA
Two ospreys on nest.

03/29/2016 by H&MA
One osprey on nest.

03/25/2016 by H&MA
One osprey on nest.

03/22/2016 by H&MA
No activity.