Nest #8214

Nickname: Duck Blind Cedar Bush
Nest substrate: Duck Blind
Nest Location Description: Mouth of Cedar Bush Creek
Nest Cam URL:
Monitoring Groups: Virginia Master Naturalist
Latitude: 37.3086314835036
Longitude: -76.5612874603272
Followers: None

Activity reports

Nest Activity Report by CMC
Adult arrival 04/05/2021 Nestlings
Nest Occupied Yes 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

07/07/2021 by CMC
Nest is abandoned kayaked out to the nest yesterday as last few weeks no activity except for touch and go landings by two adults, now the sticks are few in number and nest no longer occupied

06/01/2021 by CMC
still sitting on the nest single Osprey her partner not seen today (assuming the female is sitting on the nest) this is a difficult nest to monitor due to distance and height above road and water no chicks seen yet

05/19/2021 by CMC
This morning smaller osprey on the nest briefly joined by larger osprey. No chicks seen yet

05/15/2021 by CMC
One osprey on the nest. No chicks heard. Second osprey on tree nearby. Kayaked out to get a closer look. Nest is on top of duck blind unable to see into the nest.

05/04/2021 by CMC
One osprey sitting in the nest

05/02/2021 by CMC
Two osprey seen above nest with mating type behavior, slow face to face flight then landed in nest one atop the other

04/27/2021 by CMC
Nest building noted second week of April 2021. New nest.