Nest #6430

Nickname: C&D Canal Pole
Nest substrate: Utility Pole
Nest Location Description: North side of C&D Canal on the dirt road, about 200 yards east of the route 9 Bridge on tope of one of the Utility Poles.
Nest Cam URL:
Monitoring Groups: Delaware Fish and Wildlife
Latitude: 39.5599516826464
Longitude: -75.5786039736938
Followers: None

Past Seasons

Show reports, diaries, and photos from:Current 2016

Activity reports

2016 Nest Activity Report by MJM
Adult arrival 05/10/2016 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

Photos of this nest

Nesting Diaries

07/20/2016 by MJM
Watched this site from 10:12 to 10:27, clear 40% overcast. One Osprey in Nest, second flew by landed in tree then flew off, no sign of chicks.

07/20/2016 by MJM
Watched this site from 10:12 to 10:27, clear 40% overcast. One Osprey in Nest, second flew by landed in tree then flew off, no sign of chicks.

07/12/2016 by MJM
Watched this site from 9:26 to 9.41, clear 20% overcast. One Osprey in the nest, did not see second Osprey and did not see any sign of chicks.

07/06/2016 by MJM
Watch this site and site #6289 from 8:34 to 8:58, clear and 10% overcast. One Osprey in the nest, one on pole next to nest, did not see any sign of any chicks.

06/18/2016 by MJM
Watched this site and site #6289 from 1:14 to 1:42, clear and 5% overcast. There was one Osprey in the nest and one on the next telephone pole eating a fish. A car went by and flushed both birds; they did not return before I left which was 15 minutes after the flushed.

06/07/2016 by MJM
watched this site and site #6289 from 11:55 to 12:25, clear and 15% overcast. There was one Osprey in the nest and one sitting in a tree across from the nest. Was not able to tell if there were any chicks in the nest.

05/31/2016 by MJM
Watched this site along with site #6289 from 1:18 to 1:47. Clear and 70% overcast. One osprey in the nest. Did not see the 2nd osprey until I was ready to leave when it landed with a fish on the utility pole next to the nest.

05/24/2016 by MJM
Watched this site along with site #6289 from 10:58 to 11:30. Clear 20% overcast. One osprey in the nest, one on the next utility pole. A Boat went down the canal and flushed the one on the utility pole, one in the nest stayed. The one flushed landed in a near by tree.

05/10/2016 by MJM
Will watching site #6289, saw an osprey flying around farther down the canal and then land in a nest on tope of a utility pole, then spotted a second ospey on top of the utility next to it eating a fish.