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#5 Mill Creek red brick building
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Nest Location Description:
this is just beyond the ball field off Fenwick Road left side off Mill Creek and before Church Battery. It is behind a red brick building. activity at the building.
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2019 Nest Activity Report by
First chick fledging
Chicks last observed
Reason for nest failure
eggs or young killed by predator
Photos of this nest
Osprey still hang near the rebuilt nest site however I doubt any egg laying activity.
A new nest was built on same lamp pole four weeks ago but then for last two weeks I haven't seen any nest activity. However now I see one bird near by pole and another on the nest?!
Bad storm last night Debris from nest blown onto building roof. Couple are repairing the nest! Hopefully we start over and have new eggs!
Male sitting at usual spot on near light pole but no one one nest
Eggs broken on ground
none seen on nest.
the two osprey are seen nearby sitting on a pole today. ? clutch nestlings? have not seen fledgling.
after bad storm. nest intact. female on nest. male nearby eating fish. Have seen this male fly with three others over the bay in a circular formation fishing for food to carry back to nest area. cool to work together !!!
male is attentive and observed from a near by pole. female is in the nest. sitting high.