Nest #6848

Nickname: I64 Indian River/DOT
Nest substrate: Utility Pole
Nest Location Description: Adjacent to Dept of Transportation building / beside onramp from Indian River to I-64E
Nest Cam URL:
Monitoring Groups: Virginia Master Naturalist
Latitude: 36.8100032380857
Longitude: -76.1964532423569
Followers: None

Past Seasons

Show reports, diaries, and photos from:Current 2020 2019 2018 2017

Activity reports

2018 Nest Activity Report by LauraLOVESbirds
Adult arrival 03/18/2018 Nestlings
Nest Occupied Yes Fledglings 1
Nest Active Yes First chick fledging
Egg laying Chicks last observed 07/20/2018
Incubation initiation Nest failure
Clutch hatching Reason for nest failure
2017 Nest Activity Report by LauraLOVESbirds
Adult arrival Nestlings
Nest Occupied Yes Fledglings
Nest Active Yes First chick fledging
Egg laying Chicks last observed 08/15/2017
Incubation initiation Nest failure
Clutch hatching Reason for nest failure
2019 Nest Activity Report by LauraLOVESbirds
Adult arrival 03/16/2019 Nestlings 1
Nest Occupied Yes Fledglings
Nest Active Yes First chick fledging
Egg laying Chicks last observed 08/03/2019
Incubation initiation Nest failure
Clutch hatching Reason for nest failure
2020 Nest Activity Report by LauraLOVESbirds
Adult arrival 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

07/03/2020 by LauraLOVESbirds
4:15 PM Osprey at nest. 97°F

07/03/2020 by LauraLOVESbirds
2:45 PM Osprey at nest

08/04/2019 by LauraLOVESbirds
8/3/19 - at least one full-sized juvenile osprey at nest.

07/27/2019 by LauraLOVESbirds
8:59 AM -Adult flew to nest. 81 degrees F

06/08/2019 by LauraLOVESbirds
3:50 PM - Two adults at nest

03/16/2019 by LauraLOVESbirds
6:45 PM - Two Ospreys at nest atop cell tower

07/20/2018 by LauraLOVESbirds
9:15am-10:20am: two adults on and off nest, vocalizing, perched on nearby light and intermittently flying. At least one adult-sized chick in nest vocalizing. Posting long distance photo of it, ...seemed like adult vocalizing from light pole was calling adult sized chick to fly.

03/18/2018 by LauraLOVESbirds
12:45pm: Osprey at nest

03/18/2018 by LauraLOVESbirds
5:19pm-two adult ospreys at nest

08/15/2017 by LauraLOVESbirds
1:01pm - Osprey in nest. Repeatedly flapping its wings. 92°F

07/29/2017 by LauraLOVESbirds
2:30pm - empty nest, and no ospreys seen nearby or in sky.

07/25/2017 by LauraLOVESbirds
6:20pm - Osprey in nest. Repeatedly flapping its wings. 81°F

07/03/2017 by LauraLOVESbirds
4:08pm - Adult perched above large nest / atop cell tower. 89°F.