Nest #5502

Nickname: Coquina Key Park Nest
Nest substrate: Utility Pole
Nest Location Description: Located closest to the entrance, this nest is on a lamp post. There is another directly behind it on a pole and another across the soccer field.
Nest Cam URL:
Monitoring Groups: Eckerd College
Latitude: 27.736230201668
Longitude: -82.6312397814653
Followers: None

Past Seasons

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

Activity reports

2015 Nest Activity Report by Leah Rose
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
2015 Nest Activity Report by Erin
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
2016 Nest Activity Report by KelieReimer
Adult arrival Nestlings
Nest Occupied   Fledglings
Nest Active   First chick fledging
Egg laying Chicks last observed
Incubation initiation Nest failure 03/16/2016
Clutch hatching Reason for nest failure unknown reason
2017 Nest Activity Report by arswan
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
2017 Nest Activity Report by MaryK
Adult arrival Nestlings
Nest Occupied   Fledglings
Nest Active   First chick fledging
Egg laying Chicks last observed
Incubation initiation Nest failure 02/08/2017
Clutch hatching Reason for nest failure unknown reason

Photos of this nest

Nesting Diaries

03/02/2017 by MaryK
Nest not present. Green parrots were once again present where nest used to be.

02/26/2017 by MaryK
Nest not present. Green parrots where nest was and in the area.

02/15/2017 by MaryK
Nest not present.

02/08/2017 by MaryK
Nest is absent, still some leftover branches and nest material caught in pole structure. Was one female where nest should be, may have belonged to 1217 or 1218.

01/25/2017 by arswan
Pair seen in the area but not in the nest

01/20/2017 by arswan
Male and female in the nest together

01/19/2017 by arswan
Male Osprey was in the nest when we got to the site but it flew away after a small amount of time. Female was flying around nearby

01/11/2017 by arswan
Nest is in good condition but there were not any Ospreys seen during visit

01/06/2017 by arswan
Pair seen in the nest

01/05/2017 by CharlotteS
Good condition, Big nest, ospreys were seen flying in the area.

12/13/2016 by RachelLEckerd
No evidence of nest or osprey activity in the area. Discontinue of monitoring.

12/06/2016 by RachelLEckerd
Nest is absent.

11/29/2016 by RachelLEckerd
Nest is absent.

11/15/2016 by RachelLEckerd
No nest.

11/01/2016 by RachelLEckerd
Nest is absent.

10/18/2016 by RachelLEckerd
Nest is absent.

09/25/2016 by RachelLEckerd
No nest.

06/28/2016 by KC
Nest is absent.

05/05/2016 by KelieReimer
Nest is absent.

04/20/2016 by KelieReimer
No sign of old nest or new nest repairs. Nest is still fallen.

04/06/2016 by KelieReimer
No sign of nest anywhere. Nest is gone. No sign of any ospreys near or present.

03/16/2016 by KelieReimer
Nest is absent. Sign of a small nest inside one of the lights is still present, however, doesn't resemble an osprey nest. No sign of any osprey or other bird around light pole. Assuming nest has fallen and no sign of re-building thus far.

02/25/2016 by KelieReimer
Nest is absent. No ospreys present. Sign of a small nest inside one of the lights- small. Could be rebuilding possible fallen nest.

02/10/2016 by KelieReimer
Nest appears to have fallen, only few twigs remain. No Ospreys present on light pole.

01/26/2016 by HugoR
Today there was an osprey eating a fish near the nest, in total three osprey spotted in Qoquinoa park today.

01/18/2016 by HugoR
Again the nest was not in use, however the one across the soccer field with the flat top does have a nesting osprey.

01/12/2016 by HugoR
The nest was not in use, no osprey around.

12/02/2015 by Colleen
Large, well constructed nest, no osprey present

11/27/2015 by Colleen
Well-maintained nest, no osprey

11/17/2015 by Sarah B.
Large, well-constructed nest and three small birds present in the nest.

11/10/2015 by Colleen
Large well constructed nest, no osprey

11/01/2015 by Colleen
Medium sized nest, no osprey

10/06/2015 by Colleen
Possibly start to a rebuild. Small nest with green no osprey

09/24/2015 by Colleen
No nest, no osprey

09/15/2015 by Sarah B.
Reminisce of a nest, no osprey

06/28/2015 by Dane
Empty, nest is crooked, might be falling apart

06/17/2015 by Erin
1 male, 1 female. no fledglings.

04/30/2015 by Leah Rose
No osprey in nest. I think the male that is usually next to the nest belongs to the other nest across the soccer field.

04/28/2015 by Leah Rose
Male next to nest

04/21/2015 by Leah Rose
Male next to nest

04/14/2015 by Leah Rose
Male next to nest, can;t see inside. I suspect that the male may be from another nest in the area.

04/07/2015 by Leah Rose
No osprey visable

03/31/2015 by Leah Rose
Male next to nest, can't see inside