Nest #4494

Nickname: Nest 28
Nest substrate: Channel Marker
Nest Location Description: nest on green navigational night marker at west entrance to Knapps Narrows
Nest Cam URL:
Monitoring Groups: Chesapeake Bay Osprey Watchers
Latitude: 38.727674
Longitude: -76.354661
Followers: None

Past Seasons

Show reports, diaries, and photos from:Current 2018 2013

Activity reports

2013 Nest Activity Report by JanR
Adult arrival Nestlings 1
Nest Occupied Yes Fledglings 1
Nest Active Yes First chick fledging
Egg laying Chicks last observed
Incubation initiation Nest failure
Clutch hatching Reason for nest failure
2018 Nest Activity Report by JanR
Adult arrival 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

08/16/2018 by JanR
29 July, 5 & 12 August 2018 same as previous visits. Activity at this site all season suggests it was successful but nest behind marker plaque obscured confirming nestling or fledgling

07/23/2018 by JanR
22 July 2018 female on marker railing behaving like there is nest contents but could not see nest behind plaque

07/20/2018 by JanR
8 July 2018 male and female on marker railing nest obscured by plaque, behavior suggests nest contents; 15 July 2018 same

06/30/2018 by JanR
06/24/2018 female brooding in poor nest, male on marker

05/18/2018 by JanR
05/06/2018 female incubating in fair nest on channel marker, male present