Nest #1173

Nickname: EC Baseball Scoreboard
Nest substrate: baseball field light
Nest Location Description: 01/12/14 Nest in metal frame behind the lights.
Nest Cam URL:
Monitoring Groups: OspreyWatch Pinellas, Eckerd College, Florida Osprey Watchers
Latitude: 27.715959
Longitude: -82.682151
Followers: 19

Past Seasons

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

Activity reports

2012 Nest Activity Report by Beth
Adult arrival 01/15/2012 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
2013 Nest Activity Report by Eli
Adult arrival 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
2013 Nest Activity Report by Beth
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
2014 Nest Activity Report by Selena B
Adult arrival 01/12/2014 Nestlings 0
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 unknown reason
2014 Nest Activity Report by John James Audubahn
Adult arrival 01/12/2014 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 Eli
Adult arrival 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 Eileen
Adult arrival 01/12/2015 Nestlings
Nest Occupied Yes Fledglings
Nest Active Yes First chick fledging
Egg laying 02/23/2015 Chicks last observed
Incubation initiation Nest failure
Clutch hatching Reason for nest failure
2016 Nest Activity Report by Coach S
Adult arrival 04/07/2016 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
2016 Nest Activity Report by Nicole27
Adult arrival Nestlings
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
2016 Nest Activity Report by Eileen
Adult arrival Nestlings
Nest Occupied Yes Fledglings
Nest Active Yes First chick fledging
Egg laying Chicks last observed
Incubation initiation 03/08/2016 Nest failure
Clutch hatching Reason for nest failure
2017 Nest Activity Report by tjlong
Adult arrival 01/14/2017 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
Nest Activity Report by kmnoonan
Adult arrival 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 BWilcox
Adult arrival Nestlings
Nest Occupied Yes Fledglings
Nest Active Yes First chick fledging
Egg laying Chicks last observed
Incubation initiation 02/09/2017 Nest failure
Clutch hatching Reason for nest failure
Nest Activity Report by Henley
Adult arrival 11/07/2017 Nestlings
Nest Occupied Yes Fledglings
Nest Active Yes First chick fledging
Egg laying Chicks last observed
Incubation initiation 12/05/2017 Nest failure
Clutch hatching Reason for nest failure

Photos of this nest

Nesting Diaries

12/05/2017 by Henley
Male osprey sitting on nest; female osprey on nearby streetlight

11/27/2017 by Henley
Large female osprey next to nest; nest is large; monk parakeets present

11/07/2017 by Henley
Male osprey on streetlight that is very nearby calling and facing the nest; female osprey in nest

10/12/2017 by Henley
Large, well-maintained nest; no osprey present

09/27/2017 by Henley
Male osprey on nest, several monk parakeets also on nest; nest was well-maintained with large sticks

06/22/2017 by Eileen
Nest present. Male standing on light structure of which the nest sits on.

05/05/2017 by BWilcox
Male and female adults perched beside nest until female flew into the nest.

04/28/2017 by BWilcox
Adult female perched beside nest. Still no chicks visible.

04/28/2017 by BWilcox
Adult female perched beside nest. Still no chicks visible.

04/20/2017 by BWilcox
Adult female perched on the edge of nest, leaning in potentially to feed the chicks. Male perched on light beside the nest.

04/07/2017 by BWilcox
Nest present and intact, adult in nest and in incubation posture

03/24/2017 by BWilcox
Nest present and intact. There is possibly an adult incubating, but nothing that I can actually see.

03/17/2017 by BWilcox
Nest present, no osprey seen during observation

03/10/2017 by BWilcox
Nest present, and adult in nest in incubation posture

03/01/2017 by BWilcox
Adult in nest in incubation posture

02/23/2017 by BWilcox
Adult inside nest, leaning forward, with tail up, moving slightly, possibly incubating, possibly feeding. Difficult to tell.

02/17/2017 by BWilcox
Adult male and female present, leaning into nest, potentially feeding fledglings. Monk parakeets beneath nest.

02/09/2017 by BWilcox
Male perched next to nest. Female in nest, seemingly in incubating position.

01/27/2017 by tjlong
adult male perched beside nest. female roosted temporarily.

01/24/2017 by tjlong
Both adults temporarily roosted during observation. green monk parakeets perched in the base of the nest.

01/21/2017 by tjlong
male roosted. no sign of female.

01/14/2017 by tjlong
Male perched beside nest. Several adults (7) circling the athletic fields and waterfront p-lot area.

01/09/2017 by tjlong
No adults present during observation

01/05/2017 by tjlong
Deep walled nest. Adults absent during observation. Green monk parakeets roosted in the underside of the nest.

12/06/2016 by HaleyKaz
Nest was present with no birds

11/11/2016 by HaleyKaz
Nest is present with no birds.

10/27/2016 by HaleyKaz
Nest present, one male osprey flying near this nest, parakeets in the nest also

09/23/2016 by BWilcox
Nest present. One osprey flying near the nest, and parakeets inside the nest.

09/23/2016 by HaleyKaz
Spotted an osprey flying near this nest, but couldn't identify the gender. Two parakeets were inside the nest.

07/19/2016 by Nicole27
Nest in good condition. One adult male spotted flying into nest. One adult female spotted in nest.

05/03/2016 by Eileen
Nest present. Male and female in nest feeding chicks! No chicks spotted but confident they are there

04/26/2016 by Eileen
Nest present. Female looking like she is feeding chicks. No male present

04/19/2016 by Eileen
Nest present. Female and male in nest. Most likely chicks present.

04/12/2016 by Eileen
Nest present. Female moving around in nest. Possibility of chicks

04/05/2016 by Eileen
Nest present. Female in nest

03/29/2016 by Eileen
Nest present. Male flying nearby. Possible female in nest - hard to see due to fog

03/22/2016 by Eileen
Nest present. Female next to nest on ledge

03/15/2016 by Eileen
Nest present. Female in nest - incubation

03/08/2016 by Eileen
Nest present. Female in nest - possible incubation

03/01/2016 by Eileen
Nest present. Male flying ~300 feet away

02/23/2016 by Eileen
Nest present. Male perched on ledge next to nest

02/16/2016 by Eileen
Nest present. Male flying nearby however no activity at nest

02/09/2016 by Eileen
Nest present. Female in nest.

01/28/2016 by kmnoonan
Nest seems to be in good condition, two birds were observed sitting on the structure, assumed male and female pair.

01/19/2016 by kmnoonan
Nest looks well maintained, female osprey was present in the nest, and the male was sitting on the structure; they are an assumed pair.

01/12/2016 by kmnoonan
Nest looks well maintained, male was sitting in the nest, and another bird (assumed female) was sitting on the structure.

11/29/2015 by Eileen
Nest present, male arrived at nest fish while observing, difficult to see if any other osprey were in the nest too.

11/22/2015 by Eileen
Nest present, male in nest

11/15/2015 by Eileen
Nest present, male in nest - moving a lot - looks like another osprey could also be in nest

11/08/2015 by Eileen
Nest present, male osprey in nest!

11/01/2015 by Eileen
Nest present, male osprey on ledge next to nest

10/25/2015 by Eileen
Nest present, male osprey flying ~200 feet away

10/18/2015 by Eileen
Nest present, no osprey nearby

10/11/2015 by Eileen
Nest present, no osprey nearby

04/27/2015 by Eileen
Nest present, however no osprey on nest, unsure about incubation now

04/20/2015 by Eileen
Nest present, male and female on nest. Definite incubation, likely chicks

04/13/2015 by Eileen
Nest present, only female on nest. Possible chicks

04/06/2015 by Eileen
Nest present, male and female on nest. Definite signs of incubation

03/30/2015 by Eileen
Nest present, male and female on nest. Male flew onto nest while observing with fish. Incubating

03/23/2015 by Eileen
Nest present, female on nest. Appears to be incubating

03/09/2015 by Eileen
Nest present, male and female on nest. Appear to be incubating

03/02/2015 by Eileen
Nest present, female present on nest

02/23/2015 by Eileen
Nest present, male and female present, appears to be incubating:)

02/16/2015 by Eileen
Nest present, only one osprey present- perched on metal pole next to nest. 2 ospreys flying ~100 feet away never landed

01/21/2015 by Kyle Harding
Pair of ospreys present. Female on the nest, male on the pole. Starlings and monk parakeets perching on pole.

01/12/2015 by Kyle Harding
Pair of ospreys present. Female on the nest and male on the light pole. Male gathered sticks/ brush for nest. Both left when the storm came through.

01/10/2015 by Kyle Harding
Male next to nest on light pole. No other activity.

12/05/2014 by Eileen
Nest present, no osprey nearby

11/28/2014 by Eileen
Nest present, male standing in nest but no further activity

11/21/2014 by Eileen
Nest present, no osprey nearby

11/14/2014 by Eileen
Nest present, male flying with fish ~100 feet away

11/07/2014 by Eileen
Nest present, no osprey nearby

10/29/2014 by Eileen
Nest present, no osprey nearby

10/21/2014 by Eileen
Nest present, adult flying ~100 feet away

10/13/2014 by Eileen
Nest present, no osprey nearby

10/03/2014 by Eileen
Nest present, no osprey nearby

09/27/2014 by Eileen
Nest present, no osprey nearby

09/20/2014 by Eileen
Nest present, no osprey nearby

09/11/2014 by Eileen
Nest present, adult flying ~30 feet away

07/06/2014 by Eli
One female was at the site but the nest seems destroyed.

06/22/2014 by Eli
A pair, male and female, were in the nest together. No chicks.

05/08/2014 by Selena B
Female in nest, no nestlings visible.

05/04/2014 by Selena B
Male perched next to nest. Female returned to nest then left a few moments later. No noticeable hatchlings.

04/26/2014 by Selena B
Female in nest, male perched next to nest.

04/21/2014 by Selena B
Female sitting in nest, joined by male who was flying near by.

04/13/2014 by Selena B
Female in nest, male perched on pole with nest.

03/30/2014 by Selena B
Male sitting on pole, no female present

03/25/2014 by Selena B
No osprey in nest but male was perched on scoreboard sign below nest

03/24/2014 by Selena B
No osprey in nest but a male was perched near by

03/08/2014 by Selena B
Male perched below on scoreboard sign, eating a fish. No nearby female seen.

03/01/2014 by Selena B
Male perched next to nest eating a fish.

02/15/2014 by Selena B
Male perched on sub-straight nest is on. No ospreys occupying the nest.

02/09/2014 by Selena B
There was a male perched in the nest; no other ospreys near by.

01/16/2014 by John James Audubahn
01/12/14 Nest in metal frame behind the lights. One osprey with an brown chest was perched on frame beside nest. Seemed to be a juvenile. 01/15/14 Male and female perched next to nest.

08/01/2013 by Beth
Adults arrived January 2013. Incubation began during February 2013. Chicks first seen in nest 4/29/2013. Pair last seen at nest June 2013.