Nest #7795

Nickname: National Guard #1
Nest substrate: Osprey Nest Platform
Nest Location Description: relocated older V shape nest platform away from fence and tree line
Nest Cam URL:
Monitoring Groups: Delaware Fish and Wildlife
Latitude: 38.5478493424284
Longitude: -75.0598956073002
Followers: None

Past Seasons

Show reports, diaries, and photos from:Current 2020

Activity reports

2020 Nest Activity Report by baygirl
Adult arrival 03/29/2020 Nestlings 2
Nest Occupied Yes Fledglings 2
Nest Active Yes First chick fledging 08/02/2020
Egg laying Chicks last observed 09/01/2020
Incubation initiation 05/02/2020 Nest failure
Clutch hatching 06/11/2020 Reason for nest failure

Photos of this nest

Nesting Diaries

10/01/2020 by baygirl
ad male at nest area today

09/10/2020 by baygirl
ad m in tree eating fish today

08/02/2020 by baygirl
2 fledglings perched on snag tree near nest and both adults at tree also

07/28/2020 by baygirl
just the 2 larger chicks on the nest this evening

07/27/2020 by baygirl
expecting 2 chicks to fledge around first week of august. they are doing great, still have some growing to do, the new platform location has worked out great!

07/08/2020 by baygirl
finally able to pull off on side of road, use spotting scope and check nest, both adults on nest, 2 chicks laying down, look hot, then male flew off, female on nest calling for fish, 82, SE9mph, sunny humid

06/20/2020 by baygirl
female on nest at 4:30 today, did not see mate or feeding

06/12/2020 by baygirl
chick feeding today at noon, male on nest with female

06/08/2020 by baygirl
one appears to be incubating today

05/08/2020 by baygirl
incubation date is a guess but pair is definitely on eggs, not sure when it began just happy to see this new platform location is successful!

05/01/2020 by baygirl
have only seen one osprey at this platform recently, today no osprey seen

04/14/2020 by baygirl
moved the nesting platform 3-20-20, ospreys pair arrived on it 9 days later, no sign of incubating