042-A-015 (Riverbend nest)
(40.7509, -74.0925)
Osprey Nest Platform
40.7507845, -74.0928366 the nest is on a platform placed in 2020 on the landfill known as Riverbend by the Sports Authority's environmental people
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2022 - jmac2021 - jmac
aAdult Arrival4/1/22
bEgg Laying5/18/21
bIncubation Initiation5/18/21
cClutch Hatching
eFirst Chick Fledging
fChicks Last Observed8/10/21
xNest Failure
xReason For Nest Failure

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Show reports, diaries, and photos from:Current 2022 2021

Activity reports

2021 Nest Activity Report by jmac
Adult arrivalNestlings3
Nest OccupiedYesFledglings3
Nest Active First chick fledging
Egg laying05/18/2021Chicks last observed08/10/2021
Incubation initiation05/18/2021Nest failure
Clutch hatchingReason for nest failure
2022 Nest Activity Report by jmac
Adult arrival04/01/2022Nestlings
Nest OccupiedNoFledglings
Nest Active First chick fledging
Egg layingChicks last observed
Incubation initiationNest failure
Clutch hatchingReason for nest failure

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Nesting Diaries

12/01/2022 by Ben Wurst
Nest recorded as failed to produce young.

07/27/2022 by jmac
a banded bird on the nest platform today but the nest is not active

05/18/2022 by jmac
No birds observed around the nest

04/03/2022 by jmac
NJSA has observed a pair on this nest

04/02/2022 by jmac
Report from Meadowlands Comm that the nest is active

07/27/2021 by jmac
Three chicks still in the nest, getting big

07/06/2021 by jmac
boat trip with the NJSEA environmentalists today. Can clearly see three average sized chicks

06/05/2021 by jmac
visited the nest by boat. The pair was present; the female is incubating.

06/05/2021 by jmac
looking at photos shows the female is banded with a green band on the right leg, silver on the left

05/25/2021 by jmac
This is a nest that I don't have access to but may get a boat tour sometime in the future. I have been told there is an incubationg femae.