Nest #4502

Nickname: Nest 36
Nest substrate: Osprey Nest Platform
Nest Location Description: offshore pole/platform near head of NW branch of Blackwalnut Harbor at Fairbanks
Nest Cam URL:
Monitoring Groups: Chesapeake Bay Osprey Watchers
Latitude: 38.684673
Longitude: -76.341271
Followers: None

Past Seasons

Show reports, diaries, and photos from:Current 2018 2017 2016 2015 2014 2013 2012

Activity reports

2013 Nest Activity Report by JanR
Adult arrival Nestlings 3
Nest Occupied Yes Fledglings 3
Nest Active Yes First chick fledging
Egg laying Chicks last observed
Incubation initiation Nest failure
Clutch hatching Reason for nest failure
2014 Nest Activity Report by JanR
Adult arrival Nestlings 0
Nest Occupied Yes Fledglings 0
Nest Active Yes First chick fledging
Egg laying Chicks last observed
Incubation initiation Nest failure
Clutch hatching Reason for nest failure platform lost during winter, birds returned to place few sticks on remaining pole
2012 Nest Activity Report by JanR
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
2015 Nest Activity Report by JanR
Adult arrival Nestlings
Nest Occupied Yes Fledglings 0
Nest Active Yes First chick fledging
Egg laying Chicks last observed
Incubation initiation Nest failure
Clutch hatching Reason for nest failure unknown reason
2016 Nest Activity Report by JanR
Adult arrival Nestlings 0
Nest Occupied Yes Fledglings 0
Nest Active Yes First chick fledging
Egg laying Chicks last observed
Incubation initiation Nest failure 06/25/2016
Clutch hatching Reason for nest failure unknown reason
2017 Nest Activity Report by JanR
Adult arrival Nestlings 2
Nest Occupied Yes Fledglings 2
Nest Active Yes First chick fledging
Egg laying Chicks last observed 08/13/2017
Incubation initiation Nest failure
Clutch hatching Reason for nest failure
2018 Nest Activity Report by JanR
Adult arrival Nestlings 3
Nest Occupied Yes Fledglings 3
Nest Active Yes 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 2018 female and one fledgling on nest, two other fledglings on nearby pier pilings

07/23/2018 by JanR
22 July 2018 male and female on nest with three nestlings 7-weeks old

07/20/2018 by JanR
8 July 2018 female brooding three nestlings 5-weeks old; 15 July 2018 male and female feeding three nestlings 6-weeks old

07/02/2018 by JanR
07/01/2018 male and female on nest brooding 3 young 4-5-weeks-old

06/30/2018 by JanR
06/24/2018 male and female on brooding in good nest near boat shed

05/18/2018 by JanR
04/15/2018 old nest, single bird present 05/06/2018 female incubating in good nest

05/18/2018 by JanR
05/06/2018 female incubating in good nest on plarform

08/18/2015 by JanR
08/16/2015 same as 8/2

08/10/2015 by JanR
08/02/2015 no birds, good nest

08/10/2015 by JanR
08/09/2015 same as 08/02/2015

07/29/2015 by JanR
07/26/2015 male and female on good nest, later flew away, no sign of nestlings

07/20/2015 by JanR
07/18/2015 same as 7/12

07/20/2015 by JanR
05/09/2015 female incubating in good nest on pole/platform

07/20/2015 by JanR
07/12/2015 good nest, no birds