Nest #7183

Nickname: Willey property
Nest substrate: Osprey Nest Platform
Nest Location Description: nest on pole/platform along bulkhead at former Willey property at Blackwalnut Public Fishing Area just west of village of Fairbanks
Nest Cam URL:
Monitoring Groups:
Latitude: 38.6830651838636
Longitude: -76.3428163146972
Followers: None

Past Seasons

Show reports, diaries, and photos from:Current 2018

Activity reports

2018 Nest Activity Report by JanR
Adult arrival Nestlings 1
Nest Occupied Yes Fledglings 1
Nest Active Yes First chick fledging
Egg laying Chicks last observed
Incubation initiation Nest failure
Clutch hatching Reason for nest failure

Photos of this nest

Nesting Diaries

08/07/2018 by JanR
08/05/2018 new platform on pole with fledgling eating fish. Cannot explain what took place with this nest site, but it appears one nestling did fledge

08/07/2018 by JanR
07/29/2018 nest, platform and birds gone, local observer saw 3 osprey sitting on adjacent boat hoist a few days later

07/23/2018 by JanR
22 July 2018 one nestling 6-weeks old eating fish, female present nearby

07/20/2018 by JanR
8 July 2018 female brooding one nestlings 5-weeks old 15 July 2018 female brooding one nestlings 6-weeks old

06/30/2018 by JanR
06/24/2018 female brooding,male on nearby piling

05/18/2018 by JanR
05/06/2018 female incubating in good nest on pole/platform, male on nearby piling

05/18/2018 by JanR
04/15/2018 did not notice any birds near this site

05/18/2018 by JanR
04/01/2018 no birds, no nest on recently erected pole/platform