Young at heart
(37.2179, -76.78)
Dead Tree
Nest is located in Sandys Bay near Jamestown Island. You can see the nest from the turn out going to Jamestown Island. Nest blown away in 2018.
What to look for
Review All Observations
2017 - Herbie2016 - Herbie
aAdult Arrival3/22/173/13/16
bEgg Laying4/16/174/10/16
bIncubation Initiation4/20/174/12/16
cClutch Hatching5/20/176/3/16
eFirst Chick Fledging7/5/179/2/16
fChicks Last Observed8/30/179/10/16
xNest Failure
xReason For Nest Failure

Past Seasons

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

Activity reports

2016 Nest Activity Report by Herbie
Adult arrival2016-03-13Nestlings2
Nest OccupiedYesFledglings2
Nest Active First chick fledging2016-09-02
Egg laying2016-04-10Chicks last observed2016-09-10
Incubation initiation2016-04-12Nest failure
Clutch hatching2016-06-03Reason for nest failure
2017 Nest Activity Report by Herbie
Adult arrival2017-03-22Nestlings2
Nest OccupiedYesFledglings2
Nest Active First chick fledging2017-07-05
Egg laying2017-04-16Chicks last observed2017-08-30
Incubation initiation2017-04-20Nest failure
Clutch hatching2017-05-20Reason for nest failure

Photos of this nest

Nesting Diaries

2019-07-01 by Herbie
This nest no longer exist. The pair never came back.

2018-06-17 by Herbie
No nest and no birds

2018-04-19 by Herbie
No nest and no birds

2018-03-17 by Herbie
One bird in nest.

2017-06-12 by Herbie
Looks like female still setting on nest. Male nearby

2017-06-08 by Billy
There was an osprey near the nest

2017-05-14 by Herbie
Nest and birds look healthy. Male and female in nest. Female on eggs.

2017-05-04 by Billy
Osprey sitting low in the nest. Hopefully she is incubating!

2017-04-24 by Billy
One osprey sitting on the edge of the nest with another was perched on a tree nearby.

2017-04-16 by Billy
Female osprey sitting low in the nest with a male perched nearby

2017-04-09 by Herbie
Both birds at nest. Female is incubating. Nest looks great.

2016-07-22 by Herbie
Chicks have not fledged yet. They are flapping there wings alot. Dad is next to nest and Mom is in nest. They all look healthy.

2016-07-10 by Herbie
Adults still in nest.

2016-06-21 by Herbie
Both birds are are in nest. Mom is tending to kids. Nest looks healthy

2016-05-01 by Herbie
Nest looks strong. Female is on nest and male is close by

2016-04-07 by Herbie
Female on nest most of the day

2016-04-04 by Herbie
Both birds on nest most of the day

2016-03-20 by Herbie
This is the second year these birds have nested in this location. They are very young birds. In 2015 He did not know exactly what to do. This year I hope he has figured it out.