Jamestown Settlement
(37.226, -76.7839)
Brick Tower at Visitor Center
Brick Tower at Visitor Center before Powhatan Village
What to look for
Review All Observations
2018 - Herbie2017 - Herbie2016 - Herbie2015 - osprey007
aAdult Arrival3/20/184/2/173/2/163/29/15
bEgg Laying4/10/185/30/17
bIncubation Initiation5/12/184/30/174/13/16
cClutch Hatching6/12/186/1/175/30/16
eFirst Chick Fledging7/11/187/10/177/10/16
fChicks Last Observed7/14/188/23/177/11/16
xNest Failure
xReason For Nest Failure

Past Seasons

Show reports, diaries, and photos from:Current 2019 2018 2017 2016 2015

Activity reports

2015 Nest Activity Report by osprey007
Adult arrival2015-03-29Nestlings
Nest OccupiedYesFledglings
Nest Active First chick fledging
Egg layingChicks last observed
Incubation initiationNest failure
Clutch hatchingReason for nest failure
2016 Nest Activity Report by Herbie
Adult arrival2016-03-02Nestlings1
Nest OccupiedYesFledglings1
Nest Active First chick fledging2016-07-10
Egg layingChicks last observed2016-07-11
Incubation initiation2016-04-13Nest failure
Clutch hatching2016-05-30Reason for nest failure
2017 Nest Activity Report by Herbie
Adult arrival2017-04-02Nestlings1
Nest OccupiedYesFledglings1
Nest Active First chick fledging2017-07-10
Egg laying2017-05-30Chicks last observed2017-08-23
Incubation initiation2017-04-30Nest failure
Clutch hatching2017-06-01Reason for nest failure
2018 Nest Activity Report by Herbie
Adult arrival2018-03-20Nestlings2
Nest OccupiedYesFledglings2
Nest Active First chick fledging2018-07-11
Egg laying2018-04-10Chicks last observed2018-07-14
Incubation initiation2018-05-12Nest failure
Clutch hatching2018-06-12Reason for nest failure

Photos of this nest

Nesting Diaries

2019-07-01 by Herbie
Can't see nest anymore because of trees.

2018-06-17 by Herbie
Mother looks like she is feeding two chicks.

2018-03-25 by Herbie
Nest looks great. Both birds are in nest

2018-03-17 by Herbie
Nest looks super strong and very large, but didn't see any osprey

2017-06-12 by Herbie
Two Chicks in nest.

2017-05-14 by Herbie
Nest looks healthy and so do birds

2017-04-09 by Herbie
Nest looks great, but no birds

2016-07-20 by Herbie
7/10/2016. This nest is very hard to see this time of year. One chick has definitely fledged and is healthy.

2016-03-20 by Herbie
This nest sits atop a brick tower at Jamestown Settlement. Male and female have been on nest since 3/3/16

2015-04-15 by osprey007
Sitting on nest

2015-04-07 by osprey007
Still doing nestkeeping chores.

2015-04-01 by osprey007
Both Osprey are renovating existing nest.