Nest #2641

Nickname: Lighthouse nature trail 200yd N face W
Nest substrate: Dead Tree
Nest Location Description: lighthouse nature trail 50yrd NW has shifted nest from previous location of 2015; near last parking lot E just off trail
Nest Cam URL:
Monitoring Groups: LowCountry Institute
Latitude: 32.37699
Longitude: -80.438032
Followers: None

Past Seasons

Show reports, diaries, and photos from:Current 2016 2014 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
2016 Nest Activity Report by Rbhild
Adult arrival 03/16/2016 Nestlings
Nest Occupied Yes Fledglings
Nest Active Yes First chick fledging
Egg laying Chicks last observed
Incubation initiation 06/01/2016 Nest failure 06/23/2016
Clutch hatching Reason for nest failure nest destroyed during storm

Photos of this nest

Nesting Diaries

06/28/2016 by Rbhild
After 3 days of 20 mph wind storm, tree with nest went down. A week later, 06/23/16, a new nest 40' away observed. (latest pic)

06/01/2016 by Rbhild
on several occasions, spread wings to cover nest

03/22/2016 by Rbhild
Both mates on nest

03/16/2016 by Rbhild
old nest of record 200yrds NW has moved south 50yrds near nature trail parking lot E one mate on nest and the other nearby

04/25/2014 by Amanda
Female sitting on nest, can't see any eggs.

05/01/2012 by KristenM
nest blown out of tree