Nest #4867

Nickname: Bodich Point (s)
Nest substrate: Osprey Nest Platform
Nest Location Description: Nest is on the north end of Estero Island, on the estero Bay side. Undeveloped park to the north, and condos to the south. Across from 100 Estero Blvd, Fort Myers Beach. Pink Shell Resort. Need to confirm GPS. Jen Rusk Team 11
Nest Cam URL:
Monitoring Groups: Florida Osprey Watchers, The International Osprey Foundation
Latitude: 26.46231
Longitude: -81.96607
Followers: None

Past Seasons

Show reports, diaries, and photos from:Current 2021 2020 2014

Activity reports

2014 Nest Activity Report by island hopper
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
2020 Nest Activity Report by Cathy C
Adult arrival 12/29/2019 Nestlings 2
Nest Occupied Yes Fledglings 2
Nest Active Yes First chick fledging 03/20/0005
Egg laying Chicks last observed 09/20/0005
Incubation initiation 01/19/2020 Nest failure
Clutch hatching 02/28/2020 Reason for nest failure
2021 Nest Activity Report by Cathy C
Adult arrival 12/27/2020 Nestlings 3
Nest Occupied Yes Fledglings 3
Nest Active Yes First chick fledging 05/02/2021
Egg laying Chicks last observed 05/02/2021
Incubation initiation 01/24/2021 Nest failure
Clutch hatching Reason for nest failure
Nest Activity Report by Cathy C
Adult arrival Nestlings 2
Nest Occupied Yes Fledglings 0
Nest Active Yes First chick fledging
Egg laying Chicks last observed
Incubation initiation 02/18/2022 Nest failure
Clutch hatching Reason for nest failure

Photos of this nest

Nesting Diaries

08/04/2022 by Cathy C
2 chicks from this nest died. Trash was cleared out of nest and 1 chick was re-nested from Captiva. Re-nested chick fledged and is included in Captiva tally.

05/02/2021 by Cathy C
On 5/1/21, 1 fledging fell from the nest and was taken to the Clinic for the Rehabilitation of Wildlife.