Nest #2540

Nickname: Dike at Turkey Pond, Pocataligo River
Nest substrate: Osprey Nest Platform
Nest Location Description: on a pole on a dike around Turkey Pond, a salt water impoundment off the Pocataligo River
Nest Cam URL:
Monitoring Groups: LowCountry Institute
Latitude: 32.57256
Longitude: -80.82942
Followers: None

Past Seasons

Show reports, diaries, and photos from:Current 2013 2012

Activity reports

2012 Nest Activity Report by KristenM
Adult arrival Nestlings 2
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
2013 Nest Activity Report by Art
Adult arrival 03/15/2013 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

05/13/2013 by Art
Adult seems to be feeding chicks; but they are not visible from our vantage point.

04/28/2013 by Art
4/28 Three birds seen flying in the area; two of them fighting (?) and making brief contact. Then one landed on the nest platform, another settled into the nest, and the third flew off.

04/16/2013 by Art
4/15/13 - 1000am no birds seen on the nest.

03/15/2013 by Art
No birds seen on this nest 3/15.13

07/04/2012 by KristenM
Adult looked like male.

06/04/2012 by KristenM
Nest present. 2 chicks seen.

05/08/2012 by KristenM
Adult seems busy but no chicks visible

04/08/2012 by KristenM
1 adult sitting on nest