Nest #8090

Nickname: Horseshoe Bend nest #2
Nest substrate: Osprey Nest Platform
Nest Location Description: On the southern side of the Rappahannock River near Montgomery Cove close to Broad Creek. Horseshoe Bend Road in Deltaville VA ends on the river and nest is right off shore at end of road.
Nest Cam URL:
Monitoring Groups: Virginia Master Naturalist
Latitude: 37.5630896739278
Longitude: -76.3213583631989
Followers: None

Activity reports

Nest Activity Report by Patpati
Adult arrival 03/31/2021 Nestlings
Nest Occupied Yes Fledglings
Nest Active   First chick fledging
Egg laying Chicks last observed
Incubation initiation Nest failure 07/01/2021
Clutch hatching Reason for nest failure unknown reason

Photos of this nest

Nesting Diaries

09/14/2021 by Patpati
Never evidence throughout the summer of nesting activity. No osprey observed sitting on eggs or any sighting of chicks. Throughout July and August no day light activity on nest.

04/16/2021 by Patpati
Female arrived around 4/7/2021. Copulation observed 4/13/2021. On nesting platform that had a successful nest last year but was not an Osprey Watch nest.