Nest #562

Nickname: Snow Cove Nest
Nest substrate: Osprey Nest Platform
Nest Location Description: The platform with nest is in Snow's Cove. The cove is near Glebe Creek off the Coan River near the Potomac River. The osprey have been nesting for nearly a month and are occasionally perching on the edge and moving things around.
Nest Cam URL:
Monitoring Groups: Chesapeake Bay Osprey Watchers
Latitude: 37.9925239825179
Longitude: -76.4923439379883
Followers: None

Past Seasons

Show reports, diaries, and photos from:Current 2013 2012

Activity reports

2013 Nest Activity Report by OWadmin
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
2012 Nest Activity Report by perch
Adult arrival 03/14/2012 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 adult abandonment
2013 Nest Activity Report by perch
Adult arrival 03/11/2013 Nestlings
Nest Occupied Yes Fledglings
Nest Active   First chick fledging
Egg laying Chicks last observed
Incubation initiation Nest failure 01/13/0007
Clutch hatching Reason for nest failure unknown reason

Photos of this nest

Nesting Diaries

03/12/2013 by perch
Male arrived 03/11/2013 and female arrived 03/12/2013.

07/20/2012 by perch
Nest failed. Eggs were layed, parents spent about 5 weeks on the nest, then abandoned the nest, adults return occassionally.