Nest #5739

Nickname: Vinoy Platform - Hole 10
Nest substrate: Osprey Nest Platform
Nest Location Description: This osprey nest is located on a platform straight behind hole 10 at entrance.
Nest Cam URL:
Monitoring Groups: Eckerd College, Florida Osprey Watchers
Latitude: 27.7987911500287
Longitude: -82.6229508841309
Followers: None

Past Seasons

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

Activity reports

2015 Nest Activity Report by Avery
Adult arrival 04/20/2015 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 erohrka
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
2016 Nest Activity Report by Sarah B.
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 Jack Silberman
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
2016 Nest Activity Report by Ninaarmstrong
Adult arrival 03/16/2016 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 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
2017 Nest Activity Report by carly
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

Photos of this nest

Nesting Diaries

11/20/2017 by Emily Gould
No nest present

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

04/24/2017 by carly
cant find

02/24/2017 by carly
nest is strong, female present

02/16/2017 by carly
nest is small, but both osprey there. female in nest and male on edge standing

02/09/2017 by carly
nest is small, both male and female in nest

01/25/2017 by AllyMoran
No osprey visible inside nest but unknown gender flying in the area

01/20/2017 by KatieG
female osprey seen, nest is neat and well-maintained on the platform

01/17/2017 by KatieG
nest is solid, female seen in the nest, no male seen

01/13/2017 by AllyMoran
Nest is mid-sized and sturdy, no osprey visible in the nest but several were flying in the area.

01/10/2017 by KatieG
nest looks like its been added too slightly, female osprey in nest, male in area

01/06/2017 by KatieG
solid nest, unknown gender sitting low in nest, male flying in the area

12/09/2016 by carly
nest present size is good

11/13/2016 by carly
nest is present, not active

10/20/2016 by carly
nest is present, no ospreys visible

09/30/2016 by carly
nest present, but not active

05/05/2016 by Ninaarmstrong
Nest small but well maintained. Two adult ospreys present in nest. Both male and female.

04/21/2016 by Ninaarmstrong
Nest medium sized and well maintained. One female Osprey present standing in nest.

04/06/2016 by Ninaarmstrong
Nest present. Medium sized and well maintained. No ospreys present in nest.

03/16/2016 by Ninaarmstrong
Both adult ospreys present in nest. Both male and female. Nest large and well maintained.

03/02/2016 by Ninaarmstrong
Nest medium sized and maintained. No ospreys in nest but one adult osprey present flying around area. Unable to determine sex.

02/17/2016 by KelieReimer
One adult osprey present in nest, unable to determine sex.

01/27/2016 by Jack Silberman
Still no ospreys present. The nest is not in great shape, recent weather may have knocked some of the nest down. No birds have claimed this location and it doesn't look like any are going to.

01/20/2016 by Jack Silberman
Still no osprey present. The nest seems to be in okay shape but no birds have claimed it. Many pairs in the area but none in this particular location.

01/13/2016 by Jack Silberman
No ospreys present, the nest is well preserved and other ospreys are in the area, however none have claimed this post

12/02/2015 by Colleen
Well kept nest, no osprey present

11/27/2015 by Colleen
Large, well kept nest. Male and female osprey present

11/17/2015 by Sarah B.
Slight nest with no osprey present.

11/10/2015 by Colleen
No nest, no osprey

11/03/2015 by Sarah B.
Slight nest with no osprey present.

11/01/2015 by Colleen
Partial nest with no osprey presen

10/20/2015 by Sarah B.
No osprey present, but partial nest with greens.

10/06/2015 by Colleen
Scarce nest, no osprey. Possibly abandon

09/30/2015 by Sarah B.
No osprey present, but well-maintained nest with greens.

09/22/2015 by Colleen
Maintained with green foliage in the nest. No osprey present

09/15/2015 by Sarah B.
One male and two female in the nest. The nest is active with greens in the nest.

06/17/2015 by erohrka
No osprey seen

05/06/2015 by Avery
An osprey was seen sitting on the poe nest to the nest. Another osprey was seen flying overhead

05/03/2015 by SalFlo
No osprey present.

04/23/2015 by Avery
There were no osprey seen in this nest, however there was a osprey seen on a near by tree calling out.