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Historical nest on utility pole with old fire siren which is no longer in use.Nest used to be on top of church. When pinnacle was placed on church, the platform was placed on nearby pole.
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2015 Nest Activity Report by
First chick fledging
Chicks last observed
Reason for nest failure
Photos of this nest
After observing the remaining young bird for several days, I observed that it has indeed fledged but continues to return to the nest. I would love to see the bird leave and to begin fishing. Conclusion: Two eggs laid with successful hatch and two birds fledged.
One young bird fledged today. I had observed adults coaxing birds to fly yesterday.
Young coping with heat. Expect young to fledge soon.
observed 2 young
Counted 2 young being fed by adult
adult on nest
Nest being attended by adult.
Adult sitting on nest
possible egg laying in progress
2 osprey at nest. Copulation observed.
one osprey occupying nest.
Last chick has fledged now flying about with parents.Total 3 birds fledged.
One adult feeding fledgling.
one fledgling present. no adults.
One immature and one adult in nest feeding. Two chicks fledging.
Observed 3 young birds with adult.
Two young birds observed.
only one young bird observed. Two weeks of heavy rain and intense heat.
Three young birds.
Observed male bring fish to nest Female covering what I believe to be newly hatched young.
Two adults on nest. Fish being torn apart. There is evidence of clutch hatching.
All birds on nest difficult to see because they are hunkered down. What devotion!
Adult on nest, Second adult nearby.
Witnessed changing of the guard.
Dispite windy conditions and low temperatures, nest intact with nesting adult.
Bird on nest inspite of road traffic.
4/13. Setting on nest