Nest #5488

Nickname: Asbury Church
Nest substrate: Osprey Nest Platform
Nest Location Description: 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.
Nest Cam URL:
Monitoring Groups: Chesapeake Bay Osprey Watchers
Latitude: 38.248528539309
Longitude: -75.8352136230469
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
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.

07/24/2016 by STRINGBEAN
One young bird fledged today. I had observed adults coaxing birds to fly yesterday.

07/09/2016 by STRINGBEAN
Young coping with heat. Expect young to fledge soon.

07/02/2016 by STRINGBEAN
observed 2 young

06/26/2016 by STRINGBEAN
Counted 2 young being fed by adult

05/24/2016 by STRINGBEAN
adult on nest

04/30/2016 by STRINGBEAN
Nest being attended by adult.

04/11/2016 by STRINGBEAN
Adult sitting on nest

04/01/2016 by STRINGBEAN
possible egg laying in progress

03/17/2016 by STRINGBEAN
2 osprey at nest. Copulation observed.

03/14/2016 by STRINGBEAN
one osprey occupying nest.

08/08/2015 by STRINGBEAN
Last chick has fledged now flying about with parents.Total 3 birds fledged.

08/06/2015 by STRINGBEAN
One adult feeding fledgling.

07/25/2015 by STRINGBEAN
one fledgling present. no adults.

07/23/2015 by STRINGBEAN
One immature and one adult in nest feeding. Two chicks fledging.

07/05/2015 by STRINGBEAN
Observed 3 young birds with adult.

07/03/2015 by STRINGBEAN
Two young birds observed.

06/27/2015 by STRINGBEAN
only one young bird observed. Two weeks of heavy rain and intense heat.

06/17/2015 by STRINGBEAN
Three young birds.

06/07/2015 by STRINGBEAN
Observed male bring fish to nest Female covering what I believe to be newly hatched young.

06/05/2015 by STRINGBEAN
Two adults on nest. Fish being torn apart. There is evidence of clutch hatching.

06/03/2015 by STRINGBEAN
All birds on nest difficult to see because they are hunkered down. What devotion!

05/24/2015 by STRINGBEAN
Adult on nest, Second adult nearby.

05/12/2015 by STRINGBEAN
Witnessed changing of the guard.

04/27/2015 by STRINGBEAN
Dispite windy conditions and low temperatures, nest intact with nesting adult.

04/20/2015 by STRINGBEAN
Bird on nest inspite of road traffic.

04/14/2015 by STRINGBEAN
4/13. Setting on nest