Nest #859

Nickname: Gov Land
Nest substrate: Dead Tree
Nest Location Description:
Nest Cam URL:
Monitoring Groups: Chesapeake Bay Osprey Watchers
Latitude: 37.2476192932369
Longitude: -76.872295103073
Followers: None

Past Seasons

Show reports, diaries, and photos from:Current 2018 2015 2014 2013 2012

Activity reports

2012 Nest Activity Report by Jeanne
Adult arrival Nestlings 1
Nest Occupied Yes Fledglings
Nest Active Yes First chick fledging
Egg laying Chicks last observed
Incubation initiation Nest failure
Clutch hatching Reason for nest failure
2014 Nest Activity Report by MikeM
Adult arrival 03/19/2014 Nestlings
Nest Occupied Yes Fledglings
Nest Active Yes First chick fledging
Egg laying Chicks last observed
Incubation initiation 04/15/2014 Nest failure
Clutch hatching Reason for nest failure
2013 Nest Activity Report by MikeM
Adult arrival 03/18/2015 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
2015 Nest Activity Report by MikeM
Adult arrival 03/25/2015 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
2018 Nest Activity Report by MikeM
Adult arrival 03/25/2018 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

05/05/2018 by MikeM
observed nest this am. no nestlings or indication of hatching observed

05/22/2014 by MikeM
Appears to be some change in nest activity by female, that may indicate hatchlings in nest, but did not observe any feeding. Male was not at site - probably out hunting.

05/20/2014 by MikeM
No new activity.

05/13/2014 by MikeM
Observed nest 5/12. No new activity

05/08/2014 by Jeanne
Pair observed at nest. Father sitting nearby or flying around, mom on nest.

04/28/2014 by Jeanne
Nest survived high winds, one of the pair observed sitting on nest

04/24/2014 by Jeanne
Pair observed changing places, one observed what seemed to be turning eggs around.

04/21/2014 by MikeM
Continued to observed adult incubating on nest.