Nest #4504

Nickname: Nest 38
Nest substrate: Osprey Nest Platform
Nest Location Description: offshore pole/platform just east of mouth of Blackwalnut Harbor
Nest Cam URL:
Monitoring Groups: Chesapeake Bay Osprey Watchers
Latitude: 38.679983
Longitude: -76.320329
Followers: None

Past Seasons

Show reports, diaries, and photos from:Current 2018 2017 2016 2015 2014 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
2014 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 07/20/2014
Incubation initiation Nest failure
Clutch hatching Reason for nest failure
2015 Nest Activity Report by JanR
Adult arrival 05/09/2015 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 1
Nest Occupied Yes Fledglings
Nest Active Yes First chick fledging
Egg laying Chicks last observed 06/25/2016
Incubation initiation Nest failure
Clutch hatching Reason for nest failure unknown reason
2017 Nest Activity Report by JanR
Adult arrival Nestlings 1
Nest Occupied Yes Fledglings 0
Nest Active Yes First chick fledging
Egg laying Chicks last observed 07/01/2017
Incubation initiation Nest failure
Clutch hatching Reason for nest failure unknown reason
2018 Nest Activity Report by JanR
Adult arrival Nestlings
Nest Occupied No 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

07/23/2018 by JanR
22 July 2018 same

07/20/2018 by JanR
8 July 2018 old nest, no birds; 15 July 2018 same, not active in 2018

07/02/2018 by JanR
07/01/2018 same as last week

06/30/2018 by JanR
06/24/2018 old nest, no birds, appears not active

05/18/2018 by JanR
04/15/2018 old nest, no birds, appears not active 05/10/2018 same as 15 April

06/13/2017 by JanR
this nest #38 is the same nest someone else is reporting as "Ollie osprey" #5360 in 2017

08/18/2015 by JanR
08/16/2015 no birds at nest site or perched nearby

08/10/2015 by JanR
08/02/2015 bird on nest platform perch, another on nearby bulkhead, no sigh of nest contents

08/10/2015 by JanR
08/09/2015 two birds sitting on nearby pilings, nothing visible at nest

07/29/2015 by JanR
07/26/2015 male and female perched on platform landing bar, later flew, no sign of nestlings

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

07/20/2015 by JanR
07/12/2015 pair with good nest on new pole/platform on west side of point different from still existing pole/platform on east side of point, male and female on platform perch