Nest #6391

Nickname: R-8 Tent Area
Nest substrate: Dead Tree
Nest Location Description: N37.26688 W-76.87513 at the R-8 tent site at the Chickahominy Riverfront Park
Nest Cam URL:
Monitoring Groups: Virginia Master Naturalist
Latitude: 37.26688
Longitude: -76.87513
Followers: None

Past Seasons

Show reports, diaries, and photos from:Current 2016

Activity reports

2016 Nest Activity Report by jude
Adult arrival 03/15/2016 Nestlings
Nest Occupied Yes Fledglings
Nest Active Yes First chick fledging
Egg laying 04/05/2016 Chicks last observed
Incubation initiation 04/05/2016 Nest failure 06/04/2016
Clutch hatching Reason for nest failure adult abandonment

Photos of this nest

Nesting Diaries

07/16/2016 by jude
Too many campers and not enough privacy. This pair, late in nest building and even later in laying eggs, eventually abandoned the nest. The amount of activity nearby was just too much.