Nest #4549

Nickname: Salvation Army nest
Nest substrate: Osprey Nest Platform
Nest Location Description: Nest is right on the corner of 4th St. N and 54th Ave. N and in front of a Salvation Army thrift shop.
Nest Cam URL:
Monitoring Groups: OspreyWatch Pinellas, Eckerd College, Florida Osprey Watchers
Latitude: 27.82093
Longitude: -82.63833
Followers: 29

Past Seasons

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

Activity reports

2013 Nest Activity Report by Beth
Adult arrival Nestlings 1
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
2014 Nest Activity Report by Ryan_lee
Adult arrival 01/14/2014 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
2014 Nest Activity Report by jmkuperb
Adult arrival Nestlings
Nest Occupied   Fledglings
Nest Active   First chick fledging
Egg laying Chicks last observed
Incubation initiation Nest failure 02/04/2014
Clutch hatching Reason for nest failure nest destroyed during storm
2014 Nest Activity Report by Eli
Adult arrival Nestlings
Nest Occupied No Fledglings
Nest Active   First chick fledging
Egg laying Chicks last observed
Incubation initiation Nest failure
Clutch hatching Reason for nest failure
2015 Nest Activity Report by LibbyWilkinson
Adult arrival Nestlings
Nest Occupied No Fledglings
Nest Active   First chick fledging
Egg laying Chicks last observed
Incubation initiation Nest failure 01/18/2015
Clutch hatching Reason for nest failure unknown reason
2016 Nest Activity Report by Daniella
Adult arrival Nestlings
Nest Occupied No Fledglings
Nest Active   First chick fledging
Egg laying Chicks last observed
Incubation initiation Nest failure
Clutch hatching Reason for nest failure
Nest Activity Report by AllyMoran
Adult arrival Nestlings
Nest Occupied No Fledglings
Nest Active   First chick fledging
Egg laying Chicks last observed
Incubation initiation Nest failure
Clutch hatching Reason for nest failure
Nest Activity Report by Ellen
Adult arrival 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

05/10/2017 by Ellen
No activity observed.

05/04/2017 by Ellen
No activity observed.

04/20/2017 by Ellen
Female perched on side of nest.

04/15/2017 by Ellen
Female in nest.

04/02/2017 by Ellen
Female perched in nest.

03/22/2017 by Ellen
No activity

03/16/2017 by Ellen
No activity observed

03/05/2017 by Ellen
Female in nest, laying down

02/26/2017 by Ellen
No activity observed at nest. Nest seems to be slightly larger.

02/19/2017 by Ellen
Female perched beside nest.

02/16/2017 by Ellen
Nest very scarce, unoccupied

02/09/2017 by Ellen
Nest appears unoccupied. Seems to be falling apart

01/24/2017 by AllyMoran
Nest looks like it lost a lot of structure from the storm over the weekend, no osprey visible in the nest or in the general area.

01/20/2017 by KatieG
no osprey in area, nest has not been added to, not active

01/17/2017 by AllyMoran
Very small nest, male perched about 50m away.

01/13/2017 by KatieG
no change in nest size, no osprey seen

01/09/2017 by AllyMoran
Nest does not appear to have changed since 1/06/17. Very small, no osprey visible in area or in nest.

01/06/2017 by KatieG
small nest, looks like it was just started, female on platform, male perched 100 meters away

12/02/2016 by Jweinstein22
no change

11/16/2016 by Jweinstein22
no change

10/30/2016 by Jweinstein22
no change

10/02/2016 by Jweinstein22
no nest seen

06/21/2016 by KC
Platform is empty with no Ospreys nearby.

05/02/2016 by Olivia Coleman
No activity

04/25/2016 by Olivia Coleman
No activity.

04/04/2016 by Olivia Coleman
No activity, no nest.

03/26/2016 by Olivia Coleman
Some moss visible from platform.

03/11/2016 by Olivia Coleman
Two osprey possibly moved nest on top of phone pole. No twigs visible yet.

02/22/2016 by Olivia Coleman
Nest has been abandoned/fallen apart.

02/12/2016 by Olivia Coleman
Nest moved to the telephone pole. Decrepit and unkept nest, falling apart. No bird activity

01/28/2016 by Daniella
Nest on the light pole. It is small and there was an osprey present

01/20/2016 by Daniella
Nest is no longer present on the platform, but is now located on the light pole across from the platform. The new nest had an Osprey present

01/12/2016 by Daniella
The nest was no longer present

12/08/2015 by Erin
no nest no birds

11/19/2015 by CJGraham
no nest, no birds

10/14/2015 by CJGraham
no nest, no birds

09/29/2015 by CJGraham
Destroyed

09/21/2015 by Erin
No nest. no osprey

07/05/2015 by jheckman
No nest

06/16/2015 by Sage
No nest on this platform

05/03/2015 by Danielle M
Unoccupied nest

04/19/2015 by Danielle M
No osprey in nest.

04/12/2015 by Danielle M
No osprey in nest.

04/05/2015 by LibbyWilkinson
Unoccupied

03/29/2015 by Danielle M
No osprey in nest.

03/23/2015 by LibbyWilkinson
One female sitting in nest, male seen perched on nearby powerlines

03/13/2015 by Danielle M
Two adults in nest!!! One male and one female!

03/06/2015 by LibbyWilkinson
nest is unused and unoccupied, the nest should be removed from the list

02/27/2015 by Danielle M
Still unoccupied nest.

02/20/2015 by LibbyWilkinson
nest remains unoccupied and unkept

02/16/2015 by LibbyWilkinson
Unoccupied nest, looks old and unused for several seasons

01/22/2015 by Lena
Decrepit nothing in nest and nothing spotted near by.

01/18/2015 by elaw
Nest looks raggedy and unused, empty with no osprey nearby.

01/10/2015 by Kevin
No osprey in nest. Osprey spotted nearby, unable to determine gender.

12/02/2014 by Leah Rose
No osprey

11/18/2014 by Leah Rose
No osprey in area

11/11/2014 by Leah Rose
No osprey

11/04/2014 by Leah Rose
No osprey

10/21/2014 by Leah Rose
No osprey

10/14/2014 by Leah Rose
No osprey

10/10/2014 by Leah Rose
No osprey

09/30/2014 by Leah Rose
Small nest. No osprey in area

06/22/2014 by Eli
Nest is destroyed.

03/31/2014 by jmkuperb
No nest or ospreys

03/19/2014 by jmkuperb
No ospreys present. No nest visible

03/05/2014 by jmkuperb
no nest or birds present

02/26/2014 by jmkuperb
no ospreys present

02/19/2014 by jmkuperb
no birds present

02/12/2014 by jmkuperb
small nest on platform, not ospreys present

02/04/2014 by jmkuperb
No birds at the nest.

08/01/2013 by Beth
Adults arrived March 2013. Incubation began during March 2013. Chicks first seen in nest May 2013. Pair last seen at nest July 2013.