Nest #6217

Nickname: Shorecrest Prep Football Field
Nest substrate: Osprey Nest Platform
Nest Location Description: Nest is located opposite of bleachers in the football field. Nest in on a platform in top of a light fixture.
Nest Cam URL:
Monitoring Groups: Eckerd College, Florida Osprey Watchers
Latitude: 27.8208421403619
Longitude: -82.6294840338966
Followers: 7

Past Seasons

Show reports, diaries, and photos from:Current 2016

Activity reports

2016 Nest Activity Report by Olivia Coleman
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
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
Nest Activity Report by Ellen
Adult arrival Nestlings
Nest Occupied Yes Fledglings
Nest Active Yes First chick fledging
Egg laying Chicks last observed
Incubation initiation 05/04/2017 Nest failure
Clutch hatching Reason for nest failure
Nest Activity Report by Maddie
Adult arrival Nestlings 0
Nest Occupied Yes Fledglings 1
Nest Active Yes First chick fledging
Egg laying Chicks last observed 06/17/2017
Incubation initiation Nest failure
Clutch hatching Reason for nest failure

Photos of this nest

Nesting Diaries

07/11/2017 by Maddie
Nest Condition: Good full nest Ospreys: none Notes: Still two separate nests

07/05/2017 by Maddie
Nest Condition: Good full nest Ospreys: 1 female Notes: two nest on opposite light posts

06/17/2017 by Maddie
Another nest on the opposite light post with chick at it

05/10/2017 by Ellen
Female in nest eating.

05/04/2017 by Ellen
Female in nest, incubating.

04/20/2017 by Ellen
Female in nest, male perched below nest. Possible incubation.

04/15/2017 by Ellen
Female in nest, male perched below.

04/02/2017 by Ellen
Female perched in nest.

03/22/2017 by Ellen
No activity observed

03/16/2017 by Ellen
No activity observed at nest.

03/05/2017 by Ellen
No activity observed

02/26/2017 by Ellen
Female in nest, male perched nearby then flew to perch on nest. Nest seems more deconstructed, possibly damaged by storm.

02/19/2017 by Ellen
Female in nest, possible incubation

02/16/2017 by Ellen
Nest occupied, possible incubation

02/09/2017 by Ellen
Nest occupied by male and female. Possible incubation.

01/24/2017 by KatieG
male seen in nest, female not seen, solid nest

01/20/2017 by KatieG
male perched near nest, female not seen, nest looks added too and is solid

01/17/2017 by KatieG
female in nest, male seen flying near by, nest still stable, may be incubating

01/12/2017 by AllyMoran
Nest is neat and sturdy with a female in the nest, does not appear to be incubating.

01/10/2017 by KatieG
nest looks stable and well-maintained, female in nest, male nearby

01/04/2017 by AllyMoran
Mid-sized nest with a large female osprey laying very low inside. Male nearby.

05/02/2016 by Olivia Coleman
Osprey is sitting on a platform. Barley has any twigs in the nest.

04/25/2016 by Olivia Coleman
Nest is bigger. One osprey present in nest.

04/04/2016 by Olivia Coleman
Male and female osprey beginning to build nest on the platform.