How to Participate
Program Summary Statistics
Center for Conservation Biology
Learn About Osprey
Hazards to Nesting Ospreys
Build an Osprey Nest
Become a Watcher
Osprey Nest Platform
Nest Location Description:
Piankatank River just east of dock @ recreation area
Nest Cam URL:
Virginia Master Naturalist
Nest Activity Report by
First chick fledging
Chicks last observed
Reason for nest failure
Photos of this nest
Visited nest 3 days at different times. No sign of chicks or adults.
1 bird on nest- no sign of nestlings or mate
Both osprey at nest - no sign of nestlings
1 adult on nest - no nestlings observed
No birds on nest this morning- no sign of nestlings
Visited nest 3 times today - no sign of any birds
Both osprey at nest. No sign of chicks or feeding.
Both osprey at nest up on perches - no movement from nest during observation. No sign of chicks.
Both birds at nest - no sign of chicks today
Both birds at nest. Female appeared to be sitting on eggs. No movement. Male on perch
Appears to be sitting on eggs
Female on nest when I arrived. Male returned about 15 minutes later and stayed for 10 minutes. Could not determine if birds were sitting on eggs
One osprey at nest. Did not appear to sitting on eggs. Winds 15 > 20 knots with gusts over 25.
Both osprey are active. No signs of eggs
male arrived today
nest / platform vacant