Scotland Wharf Slip 1
(37.1875, -76.7842)
Ferry Slip #1 Pylon
Nest is on up river side of Scotland Wharf Slip #1 terminal of the Jamestown-Scotland Ferry.
What to look for
Review All Observations
2020 - bruceg2017 - Butterflygirl
aAdult Arrival3/5/203/23/17
bEgg Laying4/5/20
bIncubation Initiation4/8/20
cClutch Hatching
eFirst Chick Fledging
fChicks Last Observed
xNest Failure
xReason For Nest Failure

Past Seasons

Show reports, diaries, and photos from:Current 2020 2019 2017

Activity reports

2017 Nest Activity Report by Butterflygirl
Adult arrival2017-03-23Nestlings
Nest OccupiedYesFledglings
Nest Active First chick fledging
Egg layingChicks last observed
Incubation initiationNest failure
Clutch hatchingReason for nest failure
2020 Nest Activity Report by bruceg
Adult arrival2020-03-05Nestlings1
Nest OccupiedYesFledglings
Nest Active First chick fledging
Egg laying2020-04-05Chicks last observed
Incubation initiation2020-04-08Nest failure
Clutch hatchingReason for nest failure

Photos of this nest

Nesting Diaries

2020-06-15 by bruceg
One chick in nest. Adult in nest; second adult dropped off fish. First adult fed fish to chick.

2019-07-10 by bruceg
One chick on nest. Not old enough to have fledged.

2019-05-15 by bruceg
Adult on nest saw it stand and possibly turning eggs. No chicks. Male within 10 yards on pier.

2017-05-26 by Butterflygirl
Eggs gone from nest. Spotted earlier in day by Ferry staff--three hours later they were gone.

2017-05-17 by Butterflygirl
Three eggs on nest. Photo by Ferry staff

2017-04-09 by Butterflygirl
Observed nesting material carried from one adult osprey while other adult near nest. Pictures added.