Nest #4779

Nickname: Perkins Hill #3
Nest substrate: Osprey Nest Platform
Nest Location Description:
Nest Cam URL:
Monitoring Groups: Friends of Eastern Neck National Wildlife Refuge, Chesapeake Bay Osprey Watchers
Latitude: 39.26313
Longitude: -76.014178
Followers: None

Past Seasons

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

Activity reports

2014 Nest Activity Report by Leann
Adult arrival 03/21/2014 Nestlings 3
Nest Occupied Yes Fledglings 3
Nest Active Yes First chick fledging 07/18/2014
Egg laying Chicks last observed 08/08/2014
Incubation initiation Nest failure
Clutch hatching 05/28/2014 Reason for nest failure
2015 Nest Activity Report by Leann
Adult arrival 03/18/2015 Nestlings 3
Nest Occupied Yes Fledglings 3
Nest Active Yes First chick fledging 07/20/2015
Egg laying Chicks last observed 08/30/2015
Incubation initiation Nest failure
Clutch hatching Reason for nest failure
2016 Nest Activity Report by Leann
Adult arrival 03/21/2016 Nestlings
Nest Occupied Yes Fledglings
Nest Active Yes First chick fledging
Egg laying 04/12/2016 Chicks last observed
Incubation initiation 04/13/2016 Nest failure 05/25/2016
Clutch hatching Reason for nest failure unknown reason
2017 Nest Activity Report by Leann
Adult arrival Nestlings
Nest Occupied Yes Fledglings
Nest Active   First chick fledging
Egg laying Chicks last observed
Incubation initiation Nest failure 06/01/2017
Clutch hatching Reason for nest failure unknown reason

Photos of this nest

Nesting Diaries

05/10/2017 by Leann
This nest, like #4, got a late start but incubation activity was observed on 5/9/17.

08/28/2016 by Leann
The nest platform has been knocked off to the side of its pole. I'm not sure if it will be repaired.

06/01/2014 by Leann
Can't really see a chick, but both parents are in "feeding mode"