Jamestown Island Rightside Sandy Bay
(37.2149, -76.7785)
Live Tree
Looking from Jamestown Island bridge -- Right backside of Sandy Bay
What to look for
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2023 - bruceg2020 - bruceg
aAdult Arrival3/10/233/10/20
bEgg Laying4/16/234/8/19
bIncubation Initiation4/18/234/15/20
cClutch Hatching6/1/235/21/19
eFirst Chick Fledging6/23/20
fChicks Last Observed8/31/20
xNest Failure
xReason For Nest Failure

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Show reports, diaries, and photos from:Current 2020

Activity reports

2020 Nest Activity Report by bruceg
Adult arrival03/10/2020Nestlings2
Nest OccupiedYesFledglings1
Nest Active First chick fledging06/23/2020
Egg laying04/08/2019Chicks last observed08/31/2020
Incubation initiation04/15/2020Nest failure
Clutch hatching05/21/2019Reason for nest failure
Nest Activity Report by bruceg
Adult arrival03/10/2023Nestlings
Nest OccupiedYesFledglings
Nest Active First chick fledging
Egg laying04/16/2023Chicks last observed
Incubation initiation04/18/2023Nest failure
Clutch hatching06/01/2023Reason for nest failure

Photos of this nest

Nesting Diaries

06/05/2023 by bruceg
Female standing to one side of nest. Making alarm call. Could not see in nest to count nestlings. Kayak viewing. Photographer, Jamie says he counted 2 nestlings in nest.

05/22/2023 by bruceg
Duck Blind platform near nest -- Female on nest -- would not fly away. Nest near nest #3844. No male in area.

04/06/2023 by bruceg
Nest seemingly close to completion. no one on nest, but 4+ osprey in the area.

04/02/2023 by bruceg
Saw two adults at almost completed nest. Will have to explore by kayak since this location has not been used for a few years.

08/31/2020 by bruceg
One chick in nearby tree to nest. No sight of second chick.

07/12/2020 by bruceg
Kayak --One chick still in nest. One adult in nest flew off in protection. Other adult in nearby tree.

07/02/2020 by bruceg
Jamestown Island finally open. At lest one chick in scope.

06/26/2020 by bruceg
Kayak -Two chicks observed. One adult in nest feeding chicks.

06/12/2020 by bruceg
Kayak -- No chicks observed. Female standing at nest, second adult close by. Either no eggs laid or failed nest possibly.

05/26/2020 by bruceg
Adult standing on nest, but unable to see any chicks due to using binoculars from land - not close enough.

04/24/2020 by bruceg
One adult low on nest. Second adult on branch below the nest.

by bruceg