Nest #5476

Nickname: Day Marker #17
Nest substrate: Channel Marker
Nest Location Description: Wicomico River Day Marker " #17 "
Nest Cam URL:
Monitoring Groups: Chesapeake Bay Osprey Watchers
Latitude: 38.2527470876778
Longitude: -75.8377499365234
Followers: None

Past Seasons

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

Activity reports

2015 Nest Activity Report by STRINGBEAN
Adult arrival Nestlings
Nest Occupied   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

08/02/2016 by STRINGBEAN
Two young birds fledged.

07/09/2016 by STRINGBEAN
Young feathered and alert with adult near by.

07/04/2016 by STRINGBEAN
two young were seen this AM

05/24/2016 by STRINGBEAN
nest site continues to be active

05/09/2016 by STRINGBEAN
Appears as though there has been a hatch. Both adults standing by nest with one adult appearing to feed unseen hatchling.

04/30/2016 by STRINGBEAN
Nest attended by both adults

04/01/2016 by STRINGBEAN
Nest building in progress

11/13/2015 by STRINGBEAN
Total Fledglings 3. Observed 08/08/2015

08/08/2015 by STRINGBEAN
Activity at the nest

08/06/2015 by STRINGBEAN
wing flapping one adult present

07/25/2015 by STRINGBEAN
Observed 3 fledglings and one adult.

07/23/2015 by STRINGBEAN
4 osprey in nest with adult perched nearby.

07/05/2015 by STRINGBEAN
Young being fed this AM. Count 2 young that can be seen.

06/17/2015 by STRINGBEAN
Both parents present.At least 2 young, It is difficult to tell at this time.

06/07/2015 by STRINGBEAN
Observed adult at nest.

06/03/2015 by STRINGBEAN
Adult bird on nest.

05/24/2015 by STRINGBEAN
Adult on nest. Second adult nearby. River was very calm this AM. Lots of fish present.

05/03/2015 by STRINGBEAN
Bird on nest

04/27/2015 by STRINGBEAN
Nest intact with attending adult.

04/20/2015 by STRINGBEAN
Nest occupied. Bird on nest.

04/14/2015 by STRINGBEAN
4/13. Nest building does not seem to be a priority,even though Osprey pair continue to occupy the site.

04/08/2015 by STRINGBEAN
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.