Nest #6082

Nickname: Wicomico G 57
Nest substrate: Osprey Nest Platform
Nest Location Description: Next to a floating dock, upstream of marker Green 57 on the Wicomico River in Salisbury, MD.
Nest Cam URL:
Monitoring Groups: Chesapeake Bay Osprey Watchers
Latitude: 38.351363
Longitude: -75.616967
Followers: None

Past Seasons

Show reports, diaries, and photos from:Current 2016

Activity reports

2016 Nest Activity Report by D/S
Adult arrival 03/10/2016 Nestlings 2
Nest Occupied Yes Fledglings
Nest Active Yes First chick fledging
Egg laying Chicks last observed
Incubation initiation 03/28/2016 Nest failure
Clutch hatching 05/09/2016 Reason for nest failure

Photos of this nest

Nesting Diaries

03/16/2016 by D/S
Lots of coming and going as the pair refreshes the nest. They drove off an eagle from the area.

03/09/2016 by D/S
Arrival of lone adult, probably male, just after sunset 3/9/16.

03/04/2016 by D/S
Nest is on a platform next to a dock, has been active for at least 16 years. River has active barge traffic (fuel, grain, gravel) and the dredged channel is within 200 feet of the nest.