Nest #3807

Nickname: Swimmers Roost
Nest substrate: Osprey Nest Platform
Nest Location Description: The nest is on a platform on a post about 50 meters off shore in the York River near our house.
Nest Cam URL:
Monitoring Groups: Chesapeake Bay Osprey Watchers
Latitude: 37.2531
Longitude: -76.506565
Followers: None

Past Seasons

Show reports, diaries, and photos from:Current 2016 2015 2013

Activity reports

2013 Nest Activity Report by Swimmers
Adult arrival 03/12/2013 Nestlings
Nest Occupied Yes Fledglings
Nest Active   First chick fledging
Egg laying Chicks last observed
Incubation initiation Nest failure
Clutch hatching Reason for nest failure
2015 Nest Activity Report by Swimmers
Adult arrival Nestlings 1
Nest Occupied Yes Fledglings 1
Nest Active Yes First chick fledging
Egg laying Chicks last observed 09/15/2015
Incubation initiation Nest failure
Clutch hatching Reason for nest failure
2016 Nest Activity Report by Swimmers
Adult arrival 03/20/2016 Nestlings
Nest Occupied Yes Fledglings
Nest Active   First chick fledging
Egg laying Chicks last observed
Incubation initiation Nest failure
Clutch hatching Reason for nest failure

Photos of this nest

Nesting Diaries

03/22/2013 by Swimmers
The first osprey appeared at the platform on March 10. On March 12, a pair was on the platform. The pair was at the nest for the next week. On March 20, other ospreys began harassing the pair on the platform. On March 21 and 22, there were ospreys around the nest and much activity.