Nest #493

Nickname: Knotts Island 2
Nest substrate: Osprey Nest Platform
Nest Location Description:
Nest Cam URL:
Monitoring Groups:
Latitude: 36.5002542927671
Longitude: -75.9100150680541
Followers: 1

Past Seasons

Show reports, diaries, and photos from:Current 2016 2015 2014 2013 2012 2011

Activity reports

2012 Nest Activity Report by Gary
Adult arrival 03/01/2012 Nestlings
Nest Occupied Yes Fledglings
Nest Active Yes First chick fledging
Egg laying 04/03/2012 Chicks last observed
Incubation initiation 04/08/2012 Nest failure 05/15/2012
Clutch hatching 05/01/2012 Reason for nest failure unknown reason
2013 Nest Activity Report by Gary
Adult arrival 03/12/2013 Nestlings 2
Nest Occupied Yes Fledglings 2
Nest Active Yes First chick fledging 07/09/2013
Egg laying Chicks last observed 08/26/2013
Incubation initiation 04/07/2013 Nest failure
Clutch hatching 05/15/2013 Reason for nest failure
2014 Nest Activity Report by Gary
Adult arrival 03/14/2014 Nestlings 2
Nest Occupied Yes Fledglings 2
Nest Active Yes First chick fledging 07/05/2014
Egg laying Chicks last observed 08/26/2014
Incubation initiation 04/07/2014 Nest failure
Clutch hatching 05/20/2014 Reason for nest failure
2011 Nest Activity Report by Gary
Adult arrival 03/09/2015 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
2015 Nest Activity Report by Gary
Adult arrival 03/09/2015 Nestlings 2
Nest Occupied Yes Fledglings 2
Nest Active Yes First chick fledging 07/07/2015
Egg laying Chicks last observed 08/18/2015
Incubation initiation 03/26/2015 Nest failure
Clutch hatching 05/18/2015 Reason for nest failure
2016 Nest Activity Report by Gary
Adult arrival 03/09/2016 Nestlings
Nest Occupied Yes Fledglings
Nest Active Yes First chick fledging
Egg laying Chicks last observed
Incubation initiation 04/02/2016 Nest failure 04/22/2016
Clutch hatching Reason for nest failure Female killed. I found a wing laying in our lane. Another male may have invaded the nest.
Nest Activity Report by Gary
Adult arrival 03/06/2017 Nestlings 3
Nest Occupied Yes Fledglings 3
Nest Active Yes First chick fledging 07/03/2017
Egg laying Chicks last observed 09/06/2017
Incubation initiation Nest failure
Clutch hatching 05/15/2017 Reason for nest failure

Photos of this nest

Nesting Diaries

03/12/2014 by Gary
Male arrived March 10.

03/16/2013 by Gary
Papa arrived about a week before mama and took possesion of my nest #463. Mama arrived spent a morning in my nest and then took up residency in my neighbors nest which is this one.

03/31/2012 by Gary
There has been a next in this location for over 20 years.

03/13/2012 by Gary
This is 2 of 4 nests on the SW part of Knotts Island Bay. Each erected by our neighbors.