Nest #5519

Nickname: Jamestown Settlement
Nest substrate: Brick Tower at Visitor Center
Nest Location Description: Brick Tower at Visitor Center before Powhatan Village
Nest Cam URL:
Monitoring Groups: Virginia Master Naturalist, Chesapeake Bay Osprey Watchers
Latitude: 37.2259921
Longitude: -76.7839208
Followers: 2

Past Seasons

Show reports, diaries, and photos from:Current 2017 2016 2015

Activity reports

2015 Nest Activity Report by osprey007
Adult arrival 03/29/2015 Nestlings
Nest Occupied Yes Fledglings
Nest Active   First chick fledging
Egg laying Chicks last observed
Incubation initiation Nest failure
Clutch hatching Reason for nest failure
2016 Nest Activity Report by Herbie
Adult arrival 03/02/2016 Nestlings 1
Nest Occupied Yes Fledglings 1
Nest Active Yes First chick fledging 07/10/2016
Egg laying Chicks last observed 07/11/2016
Incubation initiation 04/13/2016 Nest failure
Clutch hatching 05/30/2016 Reason for nest failure
2017 Nest Activity Report by Herbie
Adult arrival 04/02/2017 Nestlings 1
Nest Occupied Yes Fledglings 1
Nest Active Yes First chick fledging 07/10/2017
Egg laying 05/30/2017 Chicks last observed 08/23/2017
Incubation initiation 04/30/2017 Nest failure
Clutch hatching 06/01/2017 Reason for nest failure

Photos of this nest

Nesting Diaries

06/12/2017 by Herbie
Two Chicks in nest.

05/14/2017 by Herbie
Nest looks healthy and so do birds

04/09/2017 by Herbie
Nest looks great, but no birds

07/20/2016 by Herbie
7/10/2016. This nest is very hard to see this time of year. One chick has definitely fledged and is healthy.

03/20/2016 by Herbie
This nest sits atop a brick tower at Jamestown Settlement. Male and female have been on nest since 3/3/16

04/15/2015 by osprey007
Sitting on nest

04/07/2015 by osprey007
Still doing nestkeeping chores.

04/01/2015 by osprey007
Both Osprey are renovating existing nest.