Nickname
Smith Mtn. Lk. SP--Lakeview Trail
Coordinates
(37.0805, -79.6176)
Substrate
Osprey Nest Platform
Description
Nest on shore of Smith Mountain Lake, on state park land, monitored by state park workers and visitors. Video camera installed at nest in 2012.
Followers
None
What to look for
Review All Observations
2015 - Mike Stinson2013 - obxbarb2013 - obxbarb2012 - Mike Stinson
aAdult Arrival3/22/153/23/133/21/12
aOccupiedYesNoNoNo
aActive
bEgg Laying4/5/134/8/12
bIncubation Initiation
cClutch Hatching
dNestlings
eFledglings
eFirst Chick Fledging
fChicks Last Observed
xNest Failure
xReason For Nest Failure

Past Seasons

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

Activity reports

2012 Nest Activity Report by Mike Stinson
Adult arrival2012-03-21Nestlings
Nest OccupiedNoFledglings
Nest Active First chick fledging
Egg laying2012-04-08Chicks last observed
Incubation initiationNest failure
Clutch hatchingReason for nest failure
2013 Nest Activity Report by obxbarb
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 obxbarb
Adult arrival2013-03-23Nestlings
Nest OccupiedNoFledglings
Nest Active First chick fledging
Egg laying2013-04-05Chicks last observed
Incubation initiationNest failure
Clutch hatchingReason for nest failure
2015 Nest Activity Report by Mike Stinson
Adult arrival2015-03-22Nestlings
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

2012-03-21 by Mike Stinson
adult at nest, about noon