Nest #462

Nickname: Franco
Nest substrate: Osprey Nest Platform
Nest Location Description: At end of 50 ft pier next to Bayberry Beach
Nest Cam URL:
Monitoring Groups: Chesapeake Bay Osprey Watchers
Latitude: 39.0621093272595
Longitude: -76.477135977745
Followers: None

Past Seasons

Show reports, diaries, and photos from:Current 2013 2012

Activity reports

2012 Nest Activity Report by Marbury
Adult arrival 06/07/2012 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

07/17/2013 by Marbury
The goose laid one egg and then left. No osprey this season, I am afraid.

04/12/2013 by Marbury
A Canadian goose has taken over the nest. Arrived early April and won't budge. You can walk right up to her.

10/16/2012 by Marbury
The pair that landed in June moved on for reasons unknown. We had transients throughout the summer, but nothing permanent. Maybe next year.

06/07/2012 by Marbury
After a long wait, a pair finally decided to nest on the piling at the end of the pier. I suspect that their first nest was disturbed and they settled for us. But we are happy to have them