Nickname
Nest #4183
Coordinates
(37.9744, -76.8549)
Substrate
Osprey Nest Platform
Description
Low nesting platform at the mouth of Cat Pt. Creek. Nest was occupied and active with two mature birds present in 2013.
Followers
None
What to look for
Review All Observations
2015 - EVR Biologist2014 - LibbyM2014 - EVR Biologist2013 - Eastern Virginia Rivers NWR Summer Crew
aAdult Arrival
aOccupiedYesYesYesNo
aActive
bEgg Laying4/28/15
bIncubation Initiation4/28/153/25/14
cClutch Hatching4/29/155/3/14
dNestlings3
eFledglings2
eFirst Chick Fledging
fChicks Last Observed
xNest Failure
xReason For Nest Failureother

Past Seasons

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

Activity reports

2013 Nest Activity Report by Eastern Virginia Rivers NWR Summer Crew
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 LibbyM
Adult arrivalNestlings3
Nest OccupiedYesFledglings
Nest Active First chick fledging
Egg layingChicks last observed
Incubation initiation2014-03-25Nest failure
Clutch hatching2014-05-03Reason for nest failure
2014 Nest Activity Report by EVR Biologist
Adult arrivalNestlings
Nest OccupiedYesFledglings2
Nest Active First chick fledging
Egg layingChicks last observed
Incubation initiationNest failure
Clutch hatchingReason for nest failure
2015 Nest Activity Report by EVR Biologist
Adult arrivalNestlings
Nest OccupiedYesFledglings
Nest Active First chick fledging
Egg laying2015-04-28Chicks last observed
Incubation initiation2015-04-28Nest failure
Clutch hatching2015-04-29Reason for nest failurePlatform falling apart

Photos of this nest

Nesting Diaries

2015-06-12 by EVR Biologist
Adult at the nest, no chicks, nest falling into the water, nest failure.

2015-04-28 by EVR Biologist
9:55AM-Incubator and male perching on nest, two eggs, and one was pipped

2014-07-02 by EVR Biologist
1 adult, 2 fledglings (no sign of the 3rd chick).

2014-06-16 by EVR Biologist

2014-06-16 by EVR Biologist
1 adult, 3 chicks 6 weeks old. Banded all 3 chicks: 25/B, 26/B, 27/B.

2014-06-16 by LibbyM
banded 3 young

2014-06-07 by LibbyM
3 chicks ~ 5 weeks old