Nest #7100

Nickname: Chambers Creek Dam
Nest substrate: Utility Pole
Nest Location Description: Nest first built in 2017 but no reproduction that year. Utility pole originally had three transformers under nest, but those were removed during the winter. Pole is on the north side of the bridge that crosses Chambers Creek just above the dam. Pole is on the crest of a hill by the South entrance to the Chambers Creek Regional Wastewater Treatment Facility.
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Monitoring Groups:
Latitude: 47.192663
Longitude: -122.574623
Followers: None

Past Seasons

Show reports, diaries, and photos from:Current 2018

Activity reports

2018 Nest Activity Report by turtleguy
Adult arrival 04/15/2018 Nestlings 2
Nest Occupied Yes Fledglings 2
Nest Active Yes First chick fledging
Egg laying Chicks last observed 09/17/2018
Incubation initiation Nest failure
Clutch hatching Reason for nest failure
Nest Activity Report by turtleguy
Adult arrival 04/06/2019 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

04/08/2019 by turtleguy
OSPR pair sitting on nest at 1430 today.

04/07/2019 by turtleguy
No osprey on nest, however one ospr in cedar tree at south end of vehicle bridge by dam.

04/06/2019 by turtleguy
Two ospreys observed on nest for first time this year.

04/04/2019 by turtleguy
One osprey observed on nest at 8:45AM.

03/30/2019 by turtleguy
No ospreys observed at this nest so far this year.

04/15/2018 by turtleguy
One OSPR on nest. Second OSPR circling, hovering and dip diving high above nest. Finally descends and lands on nest nest to first OSPR!!! Finally, a pair on the nest.

04/13/2018 by turtleguy
One OSPR perched on cedar snag across the creek, 100 meters E of nest. No OSPR on nest.

04/12/2018 by turtleguy
One OSPR on nest. Second OSPR perched in tree at south edge of the bay just below the dam, 270 meters SSE of nest. Not sure if related to this nest. Two other OSPR nests within 1km. Second OSPR plunges and catches fish and flies upstream, past nest and out of sight.

04/11/2018 by turtleguy
No OSPRs observed at nest.

04/09/2018 by turtleguy
No OSPRs observed at nest.

04/06/2018 by turtleguy
No OSPRs observed at nest.

04/05/2018 by turtleguy
No OSPRs observed at nest.

04/04/2018 by turtleguy
No OSPRs observed at nest.

04/03/2018 by turtleguy
No OSPRs present at nest.

04/02/2018 by turtleguy
2 OSPRs seen flying and hovering over nest, 1 landed briefly but did not stay.