Nickname
College Creek - Duck Blind
Coordinates
(37.2225, -76.6928)
Substrate
Duck Blind
Description
duck blind on shoals near College Creek parking lot along Colonial National Parkway
Followers
None
What to look for
Review All Observations
2014 - LibbyM2014 - bruceg2014 - osprey0072013 - LibbyM2012 - LibbyM
aAdult Arrival3/23/13
aOccupiedYesYesNoNoNo
aActive
bEgg Laying
bIncubation Initiation4/14/13
cClutch Hatching5/19/13
dNestlings01
eFledglings
eFirst Chick Fledging
fChicks Last Observed
xNest Failure
xReason For Nest Failure

Past Seasons

Show reports, diaries, and photos from:Current 2015 2014 2013 2012

Activity reports

2012 Nest Activity Report by LibbyM
Adult arrivalNestlings
Nest OccupiedNoFledglings
Nest Active First chick fledging
Egg layingChicks last observed
Incubation initiationNest failure
Clutch hatchingReason for nest failure
2013 Nest Activity Report by LibbyM
Adult arrival2013-03-23Nestlings1
Nest OccupiedNoFledglings
Nest Active First chick fledging
Egg layingChicks last observed
Incubation initiation2013-04-14Nest failure
Clutch hatching2013-05-19Reason for nest failure
2014 Nest Activity Report by osprey007
Adult arrivalNestlings
Nest OccupiedNoFledglings
Nest Active First chick fledging
Egg layingChicks last observed
Incubation initiationNest failure
Clutch hatchingReason for nest failure
2014 Nest Activity Report by bruceg
Adult arrivalNestlings0
Nest OccupiedYesFledglings
Nest Active First chick fledging
Egg layingChicks last observed
Incubation initiationNest failure
Clutch hatchingReason for nest failure
2014 Nest Activity Report by LibbyM
Adult arrivalNestlings
Nest OccupiedYesFledglings
Nest Active First chick fledging
Egg layingChicks last observed
Incubation initiationNest failure
Clutch hatchingReason for nest failure

Photos of this nest

Nesting Diaries

2015-04-07 by osprey007
Unfortunately, Canada goose took over nest site again this year. Sitting on nest.

2015-03-16 by osprey007
Canada Goose has been sitting on the nest off and on. Osprey has been observed on nest site several times. However, I'm afraid the goose might prevail again this year.

2014-07-07 by bruceg
No activity at this nest

2014-06-29 by bruceg
Two adults on nest. No chick sighted

2014-06-11 by LibbyM
Nest empty. Btoh adults present.

2014-05-25 by osprey007
One adult osprey perched on post on duck blind. No activity on nest that Canada Goose previously occupied.

2014-05-18 by osprey007
No osprey around nest site today

2014-05-12 by osprey007
Canada Goose is gone. Osprey pair flying around nest.

2014-05-08 by osprey007
Canada Goose still faithfully sitting on nest.

2014-04-05 by osprey007
Canada Goose observed nesting on this site

2013-06-30 by LibbyM
One juvenile on nest ~6-8 weeks old.

2013-06-16 by LibbyM
Adult circling nest from above. 3 humans waded to duck blind at low tide and climbed nest structure.

2013-06-02 by LibbyM
Adult standing on nest. Assume with young.

2013-05-26 by LibbyM
2 adults feeding young

2013-05-19 by LibbyM
One adult, probably feeding young. Not 100% sure.

2013-04-29 by LibbyM
Adult osprey incubating eggs

2013-03-23 by LibbyM
2 adults present at duck blind nest