Nest #5303

Nickname: Vinoy: Hole Six Nest (1/2 way down the course)
Nest substrate: Dead Tree
Nest Location Description: Large dead tree on perimeter of the golf course.
Nest Cam URL:
Monitoring Groups: Eckerd College, OspreyWatch Pinellas, Florida Osprey Watchers
Latitude: 27.8029590873131
Longitude: -82.6278687681923
Followers: None

Past Seasons

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

Activity reports

2014 Nest Activity Report by greatauk08
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 Avery
Adult arrival Nestlings
Nest Occupied Yes Fledglings
Nest Active Yes First chick fledging
Egg laying Chicks last observed
Incubation initiation Nest failure 04/01/2015
Clutch hatching 03/25/2015 Reason for nest failure nest destroyed by substrate loss
2017 Nest Activity Report by KatieG
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

12/11/2017 by Emily Gould
No nest present.

11/20/2017 by Emily Gould
No nest present

11/06/2017 by Emily Gould
No nest present.

10/25/2017 by Emily Gould
No nest present. Osprey seen perched nearby.

02/24/2017 by carly
Pair in nest, nest strong

02/16/2017 by carly
nest is strong, female present in nest just looking around , no male

02/09/2017 by carly
nest is large, one osprey present sex unknown

01/25/2017 by AllyMoran
Pair is perched on branches above and next to nest. Male flew around and appeared to be clawing at the females back before flying off.

01/20/2017 by KatieG
pair was not seen today, nest still large and present

01/17/2017 by AllyMoran
Pair is perched on branches outside of nest, which looks large and sturdy.

01/13/2017 by AllyMoran
No osprey visible but nest is large. Many fish crows on the tree surrounding the nest.

01/10/2017 by KatieG
pair present perched on branches right near the very large nest

01/06/2017 by KatieG
very large well-maintained nest, pair present and very alert

12/09/2016 by carly
not sure if nest is present

11/13/2016 by carly
still not able to find the nest

10/20/2016 by carly
i didn't see a nest yet

05/05/2016 by Ninaarmstrong
No nest present in area.

04/21/2016 by Ninaarmstrong
No nest present in area.

04/06/2016 by Ninaarmstrong
No nest present in area. Talked to a maintenance worker in the golf course who said the dead tree fell and the Osprey's left the area.

03/16/2016 by Ninaarmstrong
Still no nest present.

03/02/2016 by Ninaarmstrong
No nest present. Nest must have fallen. No ospreys present.

02/17/2016 by KelieReimer
Remnants of nest in tree, abandoned. No ospreys present in nest.

01/29/2016 by Tbimbert
small nest in a tree, no birds present, vey small nest.

01/20/2016 by Tbimbert
Again no birds around or in the nest. There is moss and fresh plants (moss) on the nest

01/14/2016 by Tbimbert
It is a small nest in a tree, no birds around though. looks very small in diameter but somewhat built up.

12/02/2015 by Colleen
Well-maintained, no osprey present

11/27/2015 by Colleen
Small twig nest, no osprey present

11/17/2015 by Sarah B.
Well-constructed nest of twigs. No osprey present.

11/10/2015 by Colleen
Well constructed nest, no osprey

11/03/2015 by Sarah B.
Well-constructed nest of twigs and greens. No osprey present.

11/01/2015 by Colleen
Well made twig nest, no osprey present

10/20/2015 by Sarah B.
Well-constructed nest of twigs and greens. No osprey present.

10/06/2015 by Colleen
The last two weeks we were unable to spot the nest because it is in a tree. This week we were able to locate it and make a note of the best angle to see it. It is a large well constructed nest with no osprey

09/30/2015 by Sarah B.
No nest and no osprey.

09/22/2015 by Colleen
No nest, no osprey

09/15/2015 by Sarah B.
There was a male osprey in a well-constructed nest.

06/18/2015 by Sage
No nest

06/17/2015 by erohrka
Nest no longer exists

05/06/2015 by Avery
The nest is no longer present

05/03/2015 by SalFlo
Nest has been cleared from area.

04/24/2015 by Avery
Male seen on branch above nest. No sign of female or incubation.

04/23/2015 by SalFlo
Nest has been cleared from area

04/15/2015 by Avery
The nest has been cleared from the area.

04/08/2015 by Avery
No osprey present

04/01/2015 by SalFlo
Nest had fallen out of tree. Area where nest fell is roped off and waiting arrival of Audubon society.

03/25/2015 by Avery
No osprey were present, however noices could be heard in the nest. We think that there are hatchlings present.

03/25/2015 by Avery
No osprey present.

03/10/2015 by SalFlo
Female osprey present in nest

03/01/2015 by Avery
No osprey present

02/23/2015 by SalFlo
Osprey eventually flew into nest. Gender unknown.

02/15/2015 by Avery
The female was observed sitting on a branch above the nest. There was no sign of the male or any sign of incubation.

01/21/2015 by Leah Rose
Female in tree and one male flying near by

01/16/2015 by Leah Rose
One female in tree

01/09/2015 by Leah Rose
No osprey in area

12/05/2014 by greatauk08
one male on tree near nest, one unknown flying

11/18/2014 by greatauk08
no birds

11/11/2014 by greatauk08
one male calling

11/04/2014 by greatauk08
two females flying, one male flying, one female in tree eating, one male in tree. total: 2 males, 3 females.

10/21/2014 by greatauk08
no birds in area

10/14/2014 by greatauk08
one male near nest

10/10/2014 by greatauk08
two males, one female in tree

09/30/2014 by greatauk08
one male, one female, both in tree next to nest. male flew around nest several times.

09/23/2014 by greatauk08
no birds in area

09/16/2014 by greatauk08
three unknown, one male near