Jamestown Settlement
(37.226, -76.7839)
Brick Tower at Visitor Center
Brick Tower at Visitor Center before Powhatan Village
What to look for
Review All Observations
2018 - Herbie2017 - Herbie2016 - Herbie2015 - osprey007
aAdult Arrival3/20/184/2/173/2/163/29/15
bEgg Laying4/10/185/30/17
bIncubation Initiation5/12/184/30/174/13/16
cClutch Hatching6/12/186/1/175/30/16
eFirst Chick Fledging7/11/187/10/177/10/16
fChicks Last Observed7/14/188/23/177/11/16
xNest Failure
xReason For Nest Failure

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Show reports, diaries, and photos from:Current 2019 2018 2017 2016 2015

Activity reports

2015 Nest Activity Report by osprey007
Adult arrival03/29/2015Nestlings
Nest OccupiedYesFledglings
Nest Active First chick fledging
Egg layingChicks last observed
Incubation initiationNest failure
Clutch hatchingReason for nest failure
2016 Nest Activity Report by Herbie
Adult arrival03/02/2016Nestlings1
Nest OccupiedYesFledglings1
Nest Active First chick fledging07/10/2016
Egg layingChicks last observed07/11/2016
Incubation initiation04/13/2016Nest failure
Clutch hatching05/30/2016Reason for nest failure
2017 Nest Activity Report by Herbie
Adult arrival04/02/2017Nestlings1
Nest OccupiedYesFledglings1
Nest Active First chick fledging07/10/2017
Egg laying05/30/2017Chicks last observed08/23/2017
Incubation initiation04/30/2017Nest failure
Clutch hatching06/01/2017Reason for nest failure
2018 Nest Activity Report by Herbie
Adult arrival03/20/2018Nestlings2
Nest OccupiedYesFledglings2
Nest Active First chick fledging07/11/2018
Egg laying04/10/2018Chicks last observed07/14/2018
Incubation initiation05/12/2018Nest failure
Clutch hatching06/12/2018Reason for nest failure

Photos of this nest

Nesting Diaries

07/01/2019 by Herbie
Can't see nest anymore because of trees.

06/17/2018 by Herbie
Mother looks like she is feeding two chicks.

03/25/2018 by Herbie
Nest looks great. Both birds are in nest

03/17/2018 by Herbie
Nest looks super strong and very large, but didn't see any osprey

06/12/2017 by Herbie
Two Chicks in nest.

05/14/2017 by Herbie
Nest looks healthy and so do birds

04/09/2017 by Herbie
Nest looks great, but no birds

07/20/2016 by Herbie
7/10/2016. This nest is very hard to see this time of year. One chick has definitely fledged and is healthy.

03/20/2016 by Herbie
This nest sits atop a brick tower at Jamestown Settlement. Male and female have been on nest since 3/3/16

04/15/2015 by osprey007
Sitting on nest

04/07/2015 by osprey007
Still doing nestkeeping chores.

04/01/2015 by osprey007
Both Osprey are renovating existing nest.