Nest #177

Nickname: Dock
Nest substrate: Osprey Nest Platform
Nest Location Description: Located directly over our dock and boat lift, made on 4x4 post and 3x3 platform This nest started on our motor for our boat lift, stayed there all summer of 2005. Built pole and platform early 2006 to get them to nest off motor, worked, nest has been there ever since. They come back every year so far. Had chicks get killed by owl in 2009, been fine since.
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Monitoring Groups: Chesapeake Bay Osprey Watchers
Latitude: 37.6216513497361
Longitude: -75.8630334949493
Followers: None

Past Seasons

Show reports, diaries, and photos from:Current 2012

Activity reports

2012 Nest Activity Report by Nandua Home
Adult arrival Nestlings
Nest Occupied   Fledglings
Nest Active   First chick fledging
Egg laying Chicks last observed
Incubation initiation Nest failure
Clutch hatching Reason for nest failure

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Nesting Diaries

02/29/2012 by Nandua Home
This nest started on our motor for our boat lift, stayed there all summer of 2005. Built pole and platform early 2006 to get them to nest off motor, worked, nest has been there ever since. They come back every year so far. Had chicks get killed by owl in 2009, been fine since.