Nest #7464

Nickname: Cell Tower SW of Southern States
Nest substrate: Utility Pole
Nest Location Description: Southwest of Southern States and Southside RV Center, near cement truck station
Nest Cam URL:
Monitoring Groups: Virginia Master Naturalist
Latitude: 36.7842724848072
Longitude: -76.2505909491135
Followers: None

Past Seasons

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

Activity reports

2019 Nest Activity Report by LauraLOVESbirds
Adult arrival 03/29/2019 Nestlings 2
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

06/18/2020 by LauraLOVESbirds
6:53 AM Adult photoed in nest. 67 degrees F

08/02/2019 by LauraLOVESbirds
7:05 AM - Two immature ospreys in nest and vocalizing. 80°F

06/12/2019 by LauraLOVESbirds
7:29 PM Adult and at least one chick in nest. 73°F, 80% humidity, wind ENE at 9 mph, light rain.

04/28/2019 by LauraLOVESbirds
6.45 AM female in nest, and male atop nearby power transmission tower

03/29/2019 by LauraLOVESbirds
9:21 AM Both Ospreys present. One on nest, and the other on power transmission tower closest to nest. (57°F and sunny. Winds SSW at 2 mph)

03/27/2019 by LauraLOVESbirds
7:30 PM Nest empty. (45°F. 7:23 PM sunset.)

03/24/2019 by LauraLOVESbirds
10:26 AM Osprey on nest. My 3rd visit in 18 hours to ID occupant(s) of nest. (55°F and sunny. Winds SE at 3 mph. LOUD FROGS!)

03/24/2019 by LauraLOVESbirds
7:11 AM No hawk or osprey seen at or near nest. A starling and several Crows visited the nest. (34°F Wind 0 mph. 7.01 AM sunrise.)

03/23/2019 by LauraLOVESbirds
3:30PM Discovered nest. Occupied by Red-tailed Hawk. (58°F and clear blue sky. Winds W at 15 mph)