Dogland Nest
(44.9266, -123.068)
Utility Pole
In the middle of a field just opposite the dog off-lease area on Minto Brown. Occupied for many years and perhaps Salem's most observed nest due to highly visible location.
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2018 - gdeyeh2016 - gdeyeh2015 - gdeyeh
aAdult Arrival3/31/183/28/164/2/15
bEgg Laying4/21/184/27/16
bIncubation Initiation4/27/164/29/15
cClutch Hatching6/2/166/5/15
eFirst Chick Fledging8/4/167/26/15
fChicks Last Observed9/7/169/5/15
xNest Failure
xReason For Nest Failure

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Show reports, diaries, and photos from:Current 2018 2016 2015

Activity reports

2015 Nest Activity Report by gdeyeh
Adult arrival04/02/2015Nestlings3
Nest OccupiedYesFledglings3
Nest Active First chick fledging07/26/2015
Egg layingChicks last observed09/05/2015
Incubation initiation04/29/2015Nest failure
Clutch hatching06/05/2015Reason for nest failure
2016 Nest Activity Report by gdeyeh
Adult arrival03/28/2016Nestlings3
Nest OccupiedYesFledglings2
Nest Active First chick fledging08/04/2016
Egg laying04/27/2016Chicks last observed09/07/2016
Incubation initiation04/27/2016Nest failure
Clutch hatching06/02/2016Reason for nest failure
2018 Nest Activity Report by gdeyeh
Adult arrival03/31/2018Nestlings
Nest OccupiedYesFledglings
Nest Active First chick fledging
Egg laying04/21/2018Chicks last observed
Incubation initiationNest failure
Clutch hatchingReason for nest failure

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Nesting Diaries

03/27/2016 by gdeyeh
Male has arrived to find that a winter storm destroyed the nest. Has yet to begin rebuilding and his mate has not yet shown up.

03/31/2015 by gdeyeh
Both birds seen at nest this evening! Male arrived two days ago.