Nest #7542

Nickname: River Course 17th hole
Nest substrate: Live Tree
Nest Location Description: In cypress tree in the water across from sand trap at the 17th hole of River Course. Better accessed by boat. Requires crossing private property and golf course property.
Nest Cam URL:
Monitoring Groups: Virginia Master Naturalist
Latitude: 37.2228920050278
Longitude: -76.673117286911
Followers: None

Activity reports

Nest Activity Report by Cathy110
Adult arrival 03/08/2019 Nestlings
Nest Occupied Yes Fledglings
Nest Active   First chick fledging
Egg laying Chicks last observed
Incubation initiation Nest failure 05/07/2019
Clutch hatching Reason for nest failure nest completely gone -unknown if there were nestlings. Suspect there were eggs.Cause unknown for loss of nest. The couple are rebuilding

Photos of this nest

Nesting Diaries

05/14/2019 by Cathy110
Please note this osprey appears to have the eye condition coloboma.

05/13/2019 by Cathy110
Nest was reported to master naturalist by an individual who saw the couple on arrival and later when nest was built and occupied. When observed today, the nest was completely gone and the couple actively rebuilding.