Nest #1146

Nickname: Madeira Cell Tower
Nest substrate: Cell tower
Nest Location Description: No nest
Nest Cam URL:
Monitoring Groups: OspreyWatch Pinellas, Eckerd College, Florida Osprey Watchers
Latitude: 27.805066
Longitude: -82.79644
Followers: None

Past Seasons

Show reports, diaries, and photos from:Current 2018 2017 2016 2015 2014 2013 2012

Activity reports

2012 Nest Activity Report by Beth
Adult arrival Nestlings
Nest Occupied   Fledglings
Nest Active   First chick fledging
Egg laying Chicks last observed
Incubation initiation Nest failure
Clutch hatching Reason for nest failure
2013 Nest Activity Report by Beth
Adult arrival Nestlings
Nest Occupied   Fledglings
Nest Active   First chick fledging
Egg laying Chicks last observed
Incubation initiation Nest failure
Clutch hatching Reason for nest failure
2014 Nest Activity Report by John James Audubahn
Adult arrival 01/20/2014 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
2014 Nest Activity Report by morgan
Adult arrival Nestlings
Nest Occupied No Fledglings
Nest Active   First chick fledging
Egg laying Chicks last observed
Incubation initiation Nest failure
Clutch hatching Reason for nest failure
2014 Nest Activity Report by gcjacobs
Adult arrival Nestlings 0
Nest Occupied Yes Fledglings 0
Nest Active Yes First chick fledging
Egg laying Chicks last observed
Incubation initiation Nest failure
Clutch hatching Reason for nest failure unknown reason
2015 Nest Activity Report by Emma
Adult arrival Nestlings
Nest Occupied No Fledglings
Nest Active   First chick fledging
Egg laying Chicks last observed
Incubation initiation Nest failure 02/14/2015
Clutch hatching Reason for nest failure adult abandonment
2015 Nest Activity Report by Molly F
Adult arrival Nestlings
Nest Occupied No Fledglings
Nest Active   First chick fledging
Egg laying Chicks last observed
Incubation initiation Nest failure
Clutch hatching Reason for nest failure
2017 Nest Activity Report by Nicole27
Adult arrival Nestlings
Nest Occupied No Fledglings
Nest Active   First chick fledging
Egg laying Chicks last observed
Incubation initiation Nest failure
Clutch hatching Reason for nest failure
2017 Nest Activity Report by Eileen
Adult arrival 11/28/2016 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
2017 Nest Activity Report by Sawyer
Adult arrival 01/11/2017 Nestlings
Nest Occupied Yes Fledglings
Nest Active Yes First chick fledging
Egg laying Chicks last observed
Incubation initiation 01/11/2017 Nest failure
Clutch hatching Reason for nest failure

Photos of this nest

Nesting Diaries

11/29/2017 by JazV
nest is gone, it seems to have been removed because the platform it was on is no longer there; no ospreys

11/19/2017 by JazV
nest present; no ospreys in the area

11/04/2017 by JazV
nest present; no osprey in the surrounding area

10/25/2017 by JazV
nest present; no osprey in the surrounding area

10/07/2017 by JazV
nest present; no osprey in the surrounding area

01/26/2017 by Sawyer
Male and female in nest female not incubating this time, nest is still in good condition.

01/25/2017 by Sawyer
Male on cell tower but not in nest female not in the area, nest is in good condition

01/20/2017 by Sawyer
Male and female occupying the nest female possibly incubating, the nest is very hard so it is difficult to see the osprey. nest is also in good condition

01/16/2017 by Sawyer
Nest in good condition no osprey in area

01/10/2017 by Sawyer
Nest in good condition. Female occupying nest possibly incubating and possibly eating

01/06/2017 by Sawyer
Nest in good condition. One male osprey present in nest. No other ospreys in the area.

11/28/2016 by Eileen
Nest present. Male and female in nest. 2 unknown gender osprey flying within 250 feet

11/01/2016 by Eileen
Nest present. Male perched on tower but not in nest

10/11/2016 by Eileen
Nest present, two males flying ~30 feet away but never came to nest

09/15/2016 by Eileen
Nest present, no osprey nearby

05/11/2016 by Catie T
Good nest condition, female present in the nest

04/25/2016 by Catie T
Good nest condition, no ospreys present

04/11/2016 by Catie T
Female laying in the nest with the male perched nearby, good nest condition.

03/23/2016 by Devon
male perched next to nest, good nest condition

03/06/2016 by Catie T
Good nest condition, no ospreys present

02/22/2016 by Catie T
Good nest condition, male present near the nest

02/15/2016 by Catie T
Small built up nest on lowest platform of cell tower-no ospreys seen in the area.

01/26/2016 by Bailey
1 osprey observed leaving the nest.

01/19/2016 by Bailey
1 osprey present above nest, resting on platform eating fish. Nest appears to be in the same condition as 1/12/2016.

01/12/2016 by Bailey
Small nest. No osprey present.

12/04/2015 by Anna
No nest present

11/23/2015 by Molly F
No nest present

11/04/2015 by Molly F
No nest present

10/14/2015 by Molly F
No nest present

09/25/2015 by Molly F
No nest present

09/18/2015 by Anna
No nest present.

06/30/2015 by ckelly997
No nest observed

06/18/2015 by Molly F
Nest present, 1 male and 1 female nearby

05/06/2015 by Emma
one bird present , then flew away

04/29/2015 by lralviti
One bird present, not able to distinguish between male or female

04/22/2015 by lralviti
Female present

04/15/2015 by lralviti
Two birds sighted, one flew in carrying a stick to add to the nest

04/01/2015 by lralviti
Possible bird activity

03/24/2015 by Emma
no birds present in nest

03/11/2015 by Emma
male sitting next to nest, no bird in nest

03/01/2015 by lralviti
Nest present, no ospreys seen

02/18/2015 by Emma
no bird in nest, male sitting near by

02/13/2015 by Emma
Nest present! 1 male 1 female eating in nest.

01/21/2015 by mgfuell
No nest or ospreys present.

01/15/2015 by Lea
No nest and no ospreys were present.

01/09/2015 by mgfuell
No local nest nearby, however to Ospreys flying nearby.

10/06/2014 by gcjacobs
no nest around. osprey sitting on boat below the cell tower

09/20/2014 by gcjacobs
no presence of nest. male osprey perched on cell tower

04/05/2014 by morgan
No nest

03/02/2014 by morgan
No nest

02/11/2014 by morgan
No nest seen

02/11/2014 by morgan
No nest seen

01/16/2014 by John James Audubahn
No sign of nest.

08/01/2013 by Beth
No nesting during 2013 season