Nest #2624

Nickname: Weapons Retention Pond
Nest substrate: Osprey Nest Platform
Nest Location Description: Weapons Battalion Pond by housing.
Nest Cam URL:
Monitoring Groups: LowCountry Institute
Latitude: 32.3256373477
Longitude: -80.708023157
Followers: None

Past Seasons

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

Activity reports

2013 Nest Activity Report by yvon
Adult arrival 04/02/2013 Nestlings 2
Nest Occupied Yes Fledglings 2
Nest Active Yes First chick fledging 07/03/2013
Egg laying Chicks last observed 08/20/2013
Incubation initiation 04/11/2013 Nest failure
Clutch hatching Reason for nest failure
2015 Nest Activity Report by yvon
Adult arrival 03/12/2015 Nestlings
Nest Occupied Yes Fledglings
Nest Active Yes First chick fledging
Egg laying 04/17/2015 Chicks last observed
Incubation initiation 04/17/2015 Nest failure 05/29/2015
Clutch hatching Reason for nest failure adult abandonment
2018 Nest Activity Report by cp
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

Photos of this nest

Nesting Diaries

03/19/2018 by cp
1 ospr on nest perch

08/01/2016 by cp
1 adult ospr on perch

07/25/2016 by cp
1 adult on perch

07/18/2016 by cp
1 adult ospr on perch, eating

03/22/2016 by cp
1 ospr perched on platform eating, old nest

03/17/2016 by cp
1 ospr perched on platform, old nest

03/09/2016 by cp
2 ospr perched on platform, old nest

03/03/2016 by cp
osprey on platform eating, old nest

05/29/2015 by yvon
One Osprey observed soaring in area. Nest has been abandoned. Ospreys have moved to adjacent utility pole in marsh. Move could be due to extensive mowing around platform. The Depot's wildlife biologist has been informed.

04/17/2015 by yvon
Observe an Osprey deep in nest, maybe incubating eggs?

03/12/2015 by yvon
1 adult Osprey observed down in nest.

08/14/2014 by yvon
25Mar Ospreys observed, 6May noted an Osprey deep in nest. 11Jun observed 1adult feeding to chicks 15Jun fledglings were flapping their wings at the edge of support beam. 8 Aug Ospreys are still at nest site.21Aug No Osprey's observed.

04/02/2013 by yvon
4/17/13 - Observed one Osprey deep in nest. 5/21/13 Observed 1 Adult on nest. 6/13/13 could hear chicks. 7/3/13 Observed fledglings (2).