Nest #621

Nickname: SC 2
Nest substrate: Utility Pole
Nest Location Description: On pole with multiple light fixtures at a sports complex
Nest Cam URL:
Monitoring Groups: Chesapeake Bay Osprey Watchers
Latitude: 37.14776
Longitude: -76.470827
Followers: None

Past Seasons

Show reports, diaries, and photos from:Current 2019 2013 2012

Activity reports

2012 Nest Activity Report by Robin
Adult arrival 03/06/2012 Nestlings
Nest Occupied Yes Fledglings
Nest Active   First chick fledging
Egg laying Chicks last observed
Incubation initiation Nest failure 07/02/2012
Clutch hatching Reason for nest failure unknown reason
2013 Nest Activity Report by Robin
Adult arrival 03/01/2013 Nestlings 0
Nest Occupied Yes Fledglings
Nest Active Yes First chick fledging
Egg laying Chicks last observed
Incubation initiation Nest failure 06/01/2013
Clutch hatching Reason for nest failure unknown reason
2019 Nest Activity Report by Cove Dweller
Adult arrival 03/14/2019 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

Photos of this nest

Nesting Diaries

06/14/2013 by Robin
There is no activity in this nest. Looks like the ospreys built another nest.

06/04/2013 by Robin
Went back today and still saw no activity. There was a soccer games going on at the sportsplex. I waited for a while and saw nothing.

06/02/2013 by Robin
I couldn't see any osprey in the nest. Mom must have been way down in there.

05/26/2013 by Robin
Osprey in the nest. Did not see its mate.

05/14/2013 by Robin
Female in the nest, male brought in branch then left and brought back a fish. Stayed for a few minutes then left with the fish.

05/04/2013 by Robin
Osprey in the nest. Could barely see its head.

04/26/2013 by Robin
Osprey flew in nest and one flew out. I have a photo...but from a distance. Will post

04/19/2013 by Robin
Osprey in the nest and mate flies in.....have photos.

04/08/2013 by Robin
Could be eggs in this nest, too.

04/08/2013 by Robin
One osprey in the nest....have photo.

04/04/2013 by Robin
Added photo of osprey pair

04/02/2013 by Robin
Osprey pair in nest.....they practice mating then both flew to a nearby tree. Will post pics tomorrow.

03/27/2013 by Robin
So far, this nest is empty

07/02/2012 by Robin
Nothing at this nest....appears to be a failure

05/21/2012 by Robin
Thought this nest failed. But today I saw pair bringing in nest material....could be same pair or new pair.

05/09/2012 by Robin
Haven't noticed any activity at this nest for the week. Will check again this week.

04/22/2012 by Robin
Osprey still sitting in nest and leaving the nest. Do not think any eggs at this time.

03/29/2012 by Robin
Haven't noticed any eggs

03/20/2012 by Robin
This osprey pair came in around 3/6/12 building a new nest on top of a light pole in the middle of a soccer field. Another osprey fights with this pair. Both osprey pairs fight with the eagle pairl