Nest #789

Nickname: Thurston--Channel marker 33 Western Branch of the Lynnhaven River
Nest substrate: Channel Marker
Nest Location Description: Green Day Channel Marker 33 on Western Branch of the Lynnhaven River. This location has been used by Osprey since 1999.
Nest Cam URL:
Monitoring Groups: Virginia Aquarium, Chesapeake Bay Osprey Watchers, The Center for Conservation Biology
Latitude: 36.864733
Longitude: -76.115171
Followers: None

Past Seasons

Show reports, diaries, and photos from:Current 2015 2014 2013 2012

Activity reports

2012 Nest Activity Report by Reese
Adult arrival 03/23/2012 Nestlings
Nest Occupied Yes Fledglings
Nest Active   First chick fledging
Egg laying Chicks last observed
Incubation initiation Nest failure 06/01/2012
Clutch hatching Reason for nest failure unknown reason
2013 Nest Activity Report by LibbyM
Adult arrival Nestlings
Nest Occupied Yes Fledglings
Nest Active Yes First chick fledging
Egg laying 04/24/2013 Chicks last observed
Incubation initiation Nest failure 06/01/2013
Clutch hatching Reason for nest failure disturbance from humans on jetskis
2015 Nest Activity Report by Crystal
Adult arrival Nestlings
Nest Occupied No Fledglings
Nest Active   First chick fledging
Egg laying Chicks last observed
Incubation initiation Nest failure
Clutch hatching Reason for nest failure
2014 Nest Activity Report by Crystal
Adult arrival Nestlings
Nest Occupied No 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

05/07/2015 by Reese
Couple sticks on marker as of May 4, 2015. Two Osprey flying overhead

06/26/2014 by Crystal
No nest present.

06/21/2013 by LibbyM
Nest empty. No adults

04/29/2013 by LibbyM
4/25/2013 Female banded with purple color band 44/A. Male is banded with color band 45/A. Male has transmitter 122486.

04/25/2013 by LibbyM
Two adults. 3 eggs.