Nest #639

Nickname: waning crescent
Nest substrate: Dead Tree
Nest Location Description: Nest located north of 64th Street in First Landing State Park, Virginia Beach, Virginia 23451. Pair began building on 3.13.12. Pair has been observed to mate.
Nest Cam URL:
Monitoring Groups: Chesapeake Bay Osprey Watchers
Latitude: 36.888805
Longitude: -76.007182
Followers: None

Past Seasons

Show reports, diaries, and photos from:Current 2017 2012

Activity reports

2012 Nest Activity Report by r.brown
Adult arrival 03/13/2012 Nestlings
Nest Occupied Yes Fledglings
Nest Active Yes First chick fledging
Egg laying 04/16/2012 Chicks last observed
Incubation initiation 04/16/2012 Nest failure
Clutch hatching 05/21/2012 Reason for nest failure other
2017 Nest Activity Report by Reese
Adult arrival Nestlings
Nest Occupied No 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

06/27/2017 by Reese
Nest destroyed by storm in April 2017

10/17/2012 by r.brown
unable to observe nestlings

03/20/2012 by r.brown
Pair has been observed mating. Both male and female have contributed nesting materials, though that work has principally been done by the male. The male has brought in several objects, such as seaweed balls, from the nearby beach.