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Solar Farm Power Pole
Nest Location Description:
Nest is on manmade platform on top of the utility pole connecting the landfill solar farm power to the grid.
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New Jersey Osprey Project
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2017 Nest Activity Report by
First chick fledging
Chicks last observed
Reason for nest failure
Photos of this nest
One osprey in nest incubating.
Hatching occurred! Adult seen feeding chicks (chicks not visible over the nest rim).
one osprey observing incubating eggs in this nest today.
Plastic streamers are hinging out the side of the nest. The ospreys obviously used waste plastic material in building the nest.
One osprey observed incubating eggs in the nest.
An osprey was observed sitting in the nest as if incubating.
No osprey activity as of 5/15
no adults preset, one chick observed
one adult observed on nest - could not see any chicks
No activity on this nest yet this year.
There be chicks in the nest! Saw both adults on the nest, with at least one chick.
One osprey is still sitting on eggs in nest.
Adult still sitting on nest incubating. No 2nd adult observed.
6/1 Osprey is still incubating eggs.
Could not see into nest, but an adult kept roosting at the nest, and then flying around the nest to indicate incubation was happening in the nest.