Nest #5489

Nickname: Whitehaven Ferry Slip
Nest substrate: Osprey Nest Platform
Nest Location Description: Historical nest site
Nest Cam URL:
Monitoring Groups: Chesapeake Bay Osprey Watchers
Latitude: 38.3713724361791
Longitude: -75.8503198242187
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
All three young birds fledged.

07/24/2016 by STRINGBEAN
3 young birds at nest. Appear ready to fledge.

07/02/2016 by STRINGBEAN
observed 3 young

04/04/2016 by STRINGBEAN
nest occupied

08/06/2015 by STRINGBEAN
One adult and one immature on nest.

07/23/2015 by STRINGBEAN
One immature on nest. Ferry operator stated 2 birds left nest.

07/05/2015 by STRINGBEAN
3 young birds present as well as one adult.

06/17/2015 by STRINGBEAN
Adults continue to feed 3 young.

06/07/2015 by STRINGBEAN
Observed adult bring 2 fish to nest while making observation. Counted 3 young birds being fed.

05/24/2015 by STRINGBEAN
Adult on nest.

05/12/2015 by STRINGBEAN
Bird on nest in spite of ferry traffic and 90 degree temp.

05/03/2015 by STRINGBEAN
Single bird on nest.

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

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

03/29/2015 by STRINGBEAN
Nest Occupied