Nest #6140

Nickname: Rec Center Nest
Nest substrate: Utility Pole
Nest Location Description: On far, small baseball field on a light.
Nest Cam URL:
Monitoring Groups: Eckerd College, Florida Osprey Watchers
Latitude: 27.7940128027415
Longitude: -82.7132295466324
Followers: None

Past Seasons

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

Activity reports

2017 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
2017 Nest Activity Report by Nicole27
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 Sawyer
Adult arrival 01/11/2017 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 MaeveD
Adult arrival Nestlings 1
Nest Occupied Yes Fledglings
Nest Active Yes First chick fledging
Egg laying Chicks last observed
Incubation initiation Nest failure
Clutch hatching Reason for nest failure

Photos of this nest

Nesting Diaries

11/29/2017 by JazV
no nest; no osprey in the area

11/19/2017 by JazV
no nest; no osprey in the area

11/08/2017 by JazV
no nest; no osprey but as I was driving away from the park, I saw an osprey fly above my car towards NE

11/01/2017 by JazV
Difficulty seeing nest but no nest seems to be present nor any nesting material; no osprey in the area

10/25/2017 by JazV
again, hard to see anything inside the box but no nest seems to be present; no ospreys in the surrounding area

10/11/2017 by JazV
nesting material seems to be present difficult to tell whether a nest is actually in the nest box since it is opaque; no ospreys in the surrounding area, a few crows are present though

05/01/2017 by MaeveD
One female perched on side, osprey head low below female , I think it is a chick

04/26/2017 by MaeveD
Osprey perched on side of nest, gender unknown

04/17/2017 by MaeveD
One osprey bending down into nest

04/10/2017 by MaeveD
Nest good, one osprey perched on side of nest

04/05/2017 by MaeveD
Two osprey present! Nest good, one low and one perched up on side of nest.

03/20/2017 by MaeveD
I can see the top of an osprey's head. Nest very deep.

03/15/2017 by MaeveD
Nest deep in box, can't see osprey

03/06/2017 by MaeveD
Nest deep in box, no osprey in sight

02/27/2017 by MaeveD
Nest deep in box, possible osprey but cannot tell.

02/20/2017 by MaeveD
Nest okay, still deep in box. Cannot see osprey today, but may be deep in the nest.

02/13/2017 by MaeveD
Osprey present, still very deep in nest. Can't sex.

02/06/2017 by MaeveD
Nest very deep in box and high up. I can see the head of an osprey low in the nest.

01/26/2017 by Sawyer
no osprey spotted in the area nest appears to be in good condition still.

01/25/2017 by Sawyer
Nest in good condition female perched on nearby light post no male sighted.

01/20/2017 by Sawyer
Nest in good condition, still very deep so difficult to see osprey head spotted. gender unknown.

01/16/2017 by Sawyer
Nest in good condition still fairly deep so difficult to see no osprey in the area.

01/10/2017 by Sawyer
Nest is in seemingly good condition but verdifficult to see within the deep platform. One female osprey occupying nearby light post.

01/06/2017 by Nanda
no sign of nest in area

07/16/2016 by Nicole27
no sign of nest in this area.

05/07/2016 by Leah Rose
Osprey of unknown gender low in nest, male on adjacent light in area

04/30/2016 by Leah Rose
Female osprey low in nest, osprey of uknown gender flying in area

04/23/2016 by Leah Rose
Osprey of unknown gender low in nest

04/16/2016 by Leah Rose
Osprey of unknown gender on adjacent light and male in nest

04/09/2016 by Ho
one unknown gender osprey in nest, with a male on a nearby light

04/02/2016 by Leah Rose
Osprey of unknown gender in nest

03/26/2016 by Leah Rose
No osprey in area

03/23/2016 by Ho
one male osprey spotted near nest on an adjacent light.

03/18/2016 by Leah Rose
No osprey in area, nest in good condition