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Day Marker #17
Nest Location Description:
Wicomico River Day Marker " #17 "
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2015 Nest Activity Report by
First chick fledging
Chicks last observed
Reason for nest failure
Photos of this nest
Two young birds fledged.
Young feathered and alert with adult near by.
two young were seen this AM
nest site continues to be active
Appears as though there has been a hatch. Both adults standing by nest with one adult appearing to feed unseen hatchling.
Nest attended by both adults
Nest building in progress
Total Fledglings 3. Observed 08/08/2015
Activity at the nest
wing flapping one adult present
Observed 3 fledglings and one adult.
4 osprey in nest with adult perched nearby.
Young being fed this AM. Count 2 young that can be seen.
Both parents present.At least 2 young, It is difficult to tell at this time.
Observed adult at nest.
Adult bird on nest.
Adult on nest. Second adult nearby. River was very calm this AM. Lots of fish present.
Bird on nest
Nest intact with attending adult.
Nest occupied. Bird on nest.
4/13. Nest building does not seem to be a priority,even though Osprey pair continue to occupy the site.
Pair seems to be dissatisfied with nest location perhaps due to eagle activity. Ospreys trying to build nest on nearby pier or just sitting on Day Marker.