Nest #7506

Nickname: #4 nest DeRussy ball field lamp pole
Nest substrate: Utility Pole
Nest Location Description: on very high light pole in baseball field off Fenwick Road. this nest was established previously and this pair rebuilt somewhat.
Nest Cam URL:
Monitoring Groups: Virginia Master Naturalist
Latitude: 37.0176697
Longitude: -76.2994357
Followers: None

Past Seasons

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

Activity reports

2019 Nest Activity Report by roxymach
Adult arrival 03/13/2019 Nestlings
Nest Occupied Yes Fledglings 2
Nest Active Yes First chick fledging 08/05/2019
Egg laying Chicks last observed 07/31/2019
Incubation initiation Nest failure
Clutch hatching Reason for nest failure
2020 Nest Activity Report by roxymach
Adult arrival 03/10/2020 Nestlings 2
Nest Occupied Yes Fledglings
Nest Active Yes First chick fledging
Egg laying 04/13/2020 Chicks last observed
Incubation initiation 04/13/2020 Nest failure
Clutch hatching 05/25/2020 Reason for nest failure

Photos of this nest

Nesting Diaries

05/08/2020 by roxymach
Female remains low in nest. Male near by pole watching. Too high to see any eggs or chicks.

03/20/2020 by roxymach
Pair seen today at nest. Male flies off circles several times and heads to bay retrieved a fish which he brought back to the nest

03/16/2020 by roxymach
Pair up on nest. Observed male flying in with sticks. Then flew off returning with a fish. Female remained

03/11/2020 by roxymach
Single Osprey on the nest. Too high up to tell sex

08/05/2019 by roxymach
fledged. one is seen on pole near the nest

07/18/2019 by roxymach
the two chicks are still in the nest and i haven't observed fledging as yet

04/18/2019 by roxymach
this nest is previous site. this pair has worked to build up nest and it is quite large. female is sitting on nest. unsure if egg laying.