Nest #7422

Nickname: The Overlook Marsh #1
Nest substrate: Osprey Nest Platform
Nest Location Description: New platform placed Dec. 2018
Nest Cam URL:
Monitoring Groups: Delaware Fish and Wildlife
Latitude: 38.4709947244931
Longitude: -75.0759373755493
Followers: None

Past Seasons

Show reports, diaries, and photos from:Current 2020 2019

Activity reports

2019 Nest Activity Report by baygirl
Adult arrival 04/01/2019 Nestlings 3
Nest Occupied Yes Fledglings 3
Nest Active Yes First chick fledging 07/22/2019
Egg laying Chicks last observed 08/28/2019
Incubation initiation 04/17/2019 Nest failure
Clutch hatching 05/29/2019 Reason for nest failure
2020 Nest Activity Report by baygirl
Adult arrival 03/24/2020 Nestlings 1
Nest Occupied Yes Fledglings 1
Nest Active Yes First chick fledging 07/24/2020
Egg laying Chicks last observed 08/19/2020
Incubation initiation 04/12/2020 Nest failure
Clutch hatching 05/22/2020 Reason for nest failure

Photos of this nest

Nesting Diaries

07/02/2020 by baygirl
one good sized chick vis

05/01/2020 by baygirl
one incubating deep in nest, mate on nearby dining/guard perch

04/14/2020 by baygirl
incubation is a guess

07/28/2019 by baygirl
2 fledglings laying in nest and one exploring the marsh today, no adults seen

06/21/2019 by baygirl
seeing 3 chicks being well cared for, male loves the guard perch we placed on the nearby pond

05/20/2019 by baygirl
female incubating, male on his fave perch closest to water

05/06/2019 by baygirl
female incubating in nest, male on guard perch at small pond area east of the platform, this seems to be his favorite spot.

04/19/2019 by baygirl
male likes the 2 satellite perches we placed near the ponds, female deep in nest today

04/13/2019 by baygirl
female on corner board of nest and male out on far satellite perch eating a fish. nest looks built up nicely, hoping for incubation soon.

04/05/2019 by baygirl
one on corner board of platform at 3 pm today, 2 osprey on new marina pilings and one female deep in tall pine tree to the NW of platform

04/02/2019 by baygirl
pair at nest for a few days and bringing nest material

03/25/2019 by baygirl
one osprey eating a fish on the snag next to the original live tree where the nest has fallen but still can see some plastic wrapped around the main nest branch

03/21/2019 by baygirl
one visitor to the new platform