Nest #4508

Nickname: Nest 42
Nest substrate: Utility Pole
Nest Location Description: Nest on pole crossbars supporting overhead utility cables at SE end of Oak Creek Bridge just east of #43.
Nest Cam URL:
Monitoring Groups: Chesapeake Bay Osprey Watchers
Latitude: 38.7527264847085
Longitude: -76.1690062490654
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
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 adjacent to another active nest
2015 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 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
Nest Occupied No Fledglings
Nest Active   First chick fledging
Egg laying Chicks last observed
Incubation initiation Nest failure
Clutch hatching Reason for nest failure nest destroyed by human
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

08/07/2018 by JanR
28 July 2018 good nest, no birds

07/23/2018 by JanR
19 July 2018 new nest on utility pole crossbars, no birds, nest may have been built be pair from failed nest on next pole north

04/27/2018 by JanR
nest removed by utility company in earlier years site is not active

08/18/2015 by JanR
08/16/2015 no birds on nest, but ospreys nearby

07/29/2015 by JanR
07/27/2015 male and female present with good nest

07/20/2015 by JanR
06/26/2015 no birds at nest, but birds seen on nest in previous days

04/12/2015 by Juniper

03/01/2014 by Juniper
This nest was removed in 2014.