Nest #2626

Nickname: 3rd Bn Pond Scout Is.
Nest substrate: Osprey Nest Platform
Nest Location Description: 3rd Bn Pond Platform across from Scout Is.
Nest Cam URL:
Monitoring Groups: LowCountry Institute
Latitude: 32.3577251329
Longitude: -80.6981905497
Followers: None

Past Seasons

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

Activity reports

2013 Nest Activity Report by yvon
Adult arrival 04/02/2013 Nestlings
Nest Occupied Yes Fledglings
Nest Active   First chick fledging
Egg laying Chicks last observed
Incubation initiation Nest failure 06/20/2013
Clutch hatching Reason for nest failure Mesh supporting nest has failed.
2014 Nest Activity Report by yvon
Adult arrival 03/26/2014 Nestlings 3
Nest Occupied Yes Fledglings 3
Nest Active Yes First chick fledging 07/22/2014
Egg laying 06/24/2014 Chicks last observed 08/08/2014
Incubation initiation Nest failure
Clutch hatching Reason for nest failure
2015 Nest Activity Report by yvon
Adult arrival 06/12/2015 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 cp
Adult arrival 03/23/2016 Nestlings 2
Nest Occupied Yes Fledglings 2
Nest Active Yes First chick fledging 08/08/2016
Egg laying Chicks last observed
Incubation initiation 04/29/2016 Nest failure
Clutch hatching Reason for nest failure
2017 Nest Activity Report by cp
Adult arrival Nestlings
Nest Occupied Yes Fledglings
Nest Active   First chick fledging
Egg laying Chicks last observed
Incubation initiation Nest failure 06/22/2017
Clutch hatching Reason for nest failure unknown reason
2018 Nest Activity Report by cp
Adult arrival 05/14/2018 Nestlings
Nest Occupied Yes Fledglings
Nest Active Yes First chick fledging
Egg laying Chicks last observed
Incubation initiation 05/18/2018 Nest failure
Clutch hatching Reason for nest failure
Nest Activity Report by cp
Adult arrival 03/19/2019 Nestlings
Nest Occupied Yes Fledglings
Nest Active Yes First chick fledging
Egg laying Chicks last observed
Incubation initiation 04/30/2019 Nest failure
Clutch hatching Reason for nest failure

Photos of this nest

Nesting Diaries

05/15/2019 by cp
no birds

05/08/2019 by cp
no birds, mistakenly thought bird observed on 4/30/19 was incubating. Will watch more frequently for bird activity.

04/30/2019 by cp
first time observed incubating ospr this season

04/17/2019 by cp
1 ospr perched on nest, incubation has not started

04/10/2019 by cp
1 ospr on perch, incubation has not started

04/01/2019 by cp
1 ospr perched on nest platform, small nest in good shape

03/26/2019 by cp
1 ospr on nest, small nest

03/19/2019 by cp
1 ospr in nest, 1 ospr on nest perch, new nesting material present

06/29/2018 by cp
no birds observed

06/21/2018 by cp
1 ospr perched on nest, flew off at my approach

06/19/2018 by cp
no birds seen

06/14/2018 by cp
no birds observed

06/12/2018 by cp
2 ospr perched on nest

06/06/2018 by cp
no birds observed

05/31/2018 by cp
no birds on nest, 1 ospr flying nearby

05/30/2018 by cp
1 ospr bringing nesting material

05/22/2018 by cp
1 ospr perched on nest

05/18/2018 by cp
1 ospr incubating

05/14/2018 by cp
2 ospr perched on nest

08/02/2017 by cp
No birds observed @ nest

07/11/2017 by cp
No birds observed @ nest

06/27/2017 by cp
No birds observed @ nest

06/22/2017 by cp
No birds observed @ nest

05/31/2017 by cp
1 ospr incubating

05/18/2017 by cp
1 ospr incubating, 1 adult ospr on perch

05/16/2017 by cp
1 ospr incubating

05/12/2017 by cp
1 ospr incubating

05/10/2017 by cp
1 ospr incubating

05/02/2017 by cp
1 ospr on nest perch, 1 ospr sitting low in nest (incubating)?

04/28/2017 by cp
no ospr present today therefore no incubation as thought on 4-27-17

04/27/2017 by cp
1 ospr sitting low in nest (incubating?)

04/26/2017 by cp
1 ospr perched on nest, a rather poor nest

04/21/2017 by cp
1 ospr perched on nest edge

04/20/2017 by cp
1 ospr on perch

04/18/2017 by cp
1 ospr on perch

04/13/2017 by cp
1 ospr on perch

08/08/2016 by cp
both nestlings have fledged

08/04/2016 by cp
both nestlings still in nest, 1 adult perched in nearby tree

08/01/2016 by cp
1 adult & 2 nestlings on nest, adult flew off @ my approach

07/29/2016 by cp
1 adult & both nestlings on nest

07/28/2016 by cp
1 adult shading both nestlings

07/27/2016 by cp
1 adult & 1 juvenal observed

07/25/2016 by cp
1 adult & 2 nestlings on nest

07/21/2016 by cp
2 juvenal ospr on nest

07/18/2016 by cp
2 nestlings on nest

07/12/2016 by cp
only adult visible on nest

07/11/2016 by cp
adult shading nestlings

07/07/2016 by cp
1 adult ospr feeding 2 nestlings

07/06/2016 by cp
1 adult ospr & 2 nestlings, adult spreading wings shading the 2 nestlings

06/30/2016 by cp
1 ospr on nest

06/21/2016 by cp
1 ospr perched on nest

06/14/2016 by cp
1 ospr on nest

06/09/2016 by cp
1 ospr incubating

05/26/2016 by cp
1 ospr incubating

05/19/2016 by cp
1 ospr incubating

05/11/2016 by cp
1 ospr on perch, 1 ospr incubating

05/04/2016 by cp
1 ospr incubating

04/29/2016 by cp
1 ospr incubating

04/20/2016 by cp
1 ospr on nest

04/12/2016 by cp
1 ospr on perch

04/05/2016 by cp
1 ospr on nest edge, 1 ospr on perch, crude nest

03/29/2016 by cp
1 ospr on platform, nest under construction

03/23/2016 by cp
2 ospr on platform building nest

03/03/2016 by cp
no activity, no nest

06/12/2015 by yvon
Observed two adults perched in nest.

05/29/2015 by yvon
No Ospreys observed/nest is failing.

04/07/2015 by yvon
No Ospreys observed, but could hear one.

03/12/2015 by yvon
No Ospreys observed. One side of mesh/nest failing.

08/14/2014 by yvon
25Mar Partial nest, observed one adult with founder and one adult on edge of nest. 11Jun one on edge of nest one adult in nest.24Jun nest has been built-up.15Jul observed two adults on edge of nest. 22Jul Nest is collapsing observed three fledglings and one adult all on the perimeter of the nest. 8 Aug Observed 4 Ospreys flying over nest 2 were fledglings. 21Aug No Ospreys Observed.

09/17/2013 by yvon
4/02/13 - Platform nest has collaspe due to mesh faster failure. Platform slated for repair. 6/04/13 - Two osprey were observed feeding on the platform. 7//3/13 Observed one Osprey landing on side of parial nest. 8/20/13 No Osprey's observed.