Nest #2581

Nickname: Intersection of Eddings Creek and Morgan River
Nest substrate: Osprey Nest Platform
Nest Location Description: Intersection of Eddings Creek and Morgan River Pair sitting on egg/s. 07-02-17 two chicks. 03-24-18 Active two birds. 04-06-18 Busy nest. 04-19-18 Nest appears to be in poor condition. Birds may have moved to nest 2684. 06-04-18 Some activity, birds seem to alternate between this nest and nest 2684. 06-29-18 Nest in poor condition - birds may have moved. 07-26-18 Nest still in poor condition - no activity. 08-11-18 Seems that pole has pierced the entire nest. 05-21-19 Nest destroyed. 06-06-19 Nest appears to be falling apart, no activity. 06-21-19 Appears that some reconstruction may have begun. 07-06-19 Not much,if any activity. 07-20-19 Most likely abandoned. 08-20-19 Abandoned, no birds.
Nest Cam URL:
Monitoring Groups: LowCountry Institute
Latitude: 32.448964
Longitude: -80.531819
Followers: None

Past Seasons

Show reports, diaries, and photos from:Current 2019 2018 2017 2012

Activity reports

2012 Nest Activity Report by KristenM
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
2019 Nest Activity Report by Birdguy
Adult arrival Nestlings
Nest Occupied No Fledglings
Nest Active   First chick fledging
Egg laying Chicks last observed
Incubation initiation Nest failure 07/20/2019
Clutch hatching Reason for nest failure nest destroyed during storm

Photos of this nest

Nesting Diaries

07/26/2020 by Birdguy
Birds not present.

07/13/2020 by Birdguy
Birds not present - nest looked good.

06/06/2020 by Birdguy
Birds not present.

05/22/2020 by Birdguy
Birds not present.

05/12/2020 by Birdguy
One bird sitting - incredible nest build!

04/22/2020 by Birdguy
Nest has expanded. Two birds present.

04/07/2020 by Birdguy
An amazing builder! Two weeks ago there was not much at this nest; now a bird is sitting. I suspect this is the bird from 2684 whose nest was destroyed/removed. Interestingly, this same swap of nests occurred a few years ago.

03/24/2020 by Birdguy
3-24-20 This nest was destroyed by a storm in 2019 - during 2019 no effort was made to rebuild. Now it appears that construction is under way. Two birds present.

07/02/2012 by KristenM
nest not present

06/10/2012 by KristenM
nest not present

05/07/2012 by KristenM
nest vacant

04/09/2012 by KristenM
Nest present. 2 adults seen.