Nest #7508

Nickname: #5 Mill Creek red brick building
Nest substrate: Osprey Nest Platform
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.
Nest Cam URL:
Monitoring Groups: Virginia Master Naturalist
Latitude: 37.015
Longitude: -76.3001
Followers: None

Past Seasons

Show reports, diaries, and photos from:Current 2019

Activity reports

2019 Nest Activity Report by roxymach
Adult arrival 04/07/2019 Nestlings 2
Nest Occupied Yes Fledglings
Nest Active Yes First chick fledging
Egg laying 05/02/2019 Chicks last observed
Incubation initiation Nest failure 05/24/2019
Clutch hatching Reason for nest failure eggs or young killed by predator

Photos of this nest

Nesting Diaries

08/05/2019 by roxymach
Osprey still hang near the rebuilt nest site however I doubt any egg laying activity.

07/22/2019 by roxymach
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?!

06/06/2019 by roxymach
Bad storm last night Debris from nest blown onto building roof. Couple are repairing the nest! Hopefully we start over and have new eggs!

05/31/2019 by roxymach
Male sitting at usual spot on near light pole but no one one nest

05/23/2019 by roxymach
Eggs broken on ground

05/21/2019 by roxymach
none seen on nest.

05/16/2019 by roxymach
the two osprey are seen nearby sitting on a pole today. ? clutch nestlings? have not seen fledgling.

04/22/2019 by roxymach
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 !!!

04/14/2019 by roxymach
male is attentive and observed from a near by pole. female is in the nest. sitting high.