Nest #6532

Nickname: Big Dataw Point
Nest substrate: Osprey Nest Platform
Nest Location Description: Platform is empty - no nest material on 07-27-16 Some nest material present and one adult. 04-06-18 One bird returned, not much nest material. 04-19-18 One bird, thin nest. 06-04018 Still one bird - sitting. Nest looks healthy. 06-29-18 One bird sitting. 07-26-18 Egg has hatched - one chick. 08-11-18 Sever storms blew the nest away - an adult was close by. 05-21-19 Active and bird sitting. 06-06-19 Still active and sitting. 06-21-19 Two birds present; one sitting. 07-06-19 Nest appears to have been destroyed by storm. 07-20-19 Status unchanged and no adults present. 08-20-19 Nest nearly destroyed, no birds present.
Nest Cam URL:
Monitoring Groups: LowCountry Institute
Latitude: 32.4509622382371
Longitude: -80.570712890625
Followers: None

Past Seasons

Show reports, diaries, and photos from:Current 2019 2018 2016

Activity reports

2016 Nest Activity Report by Birdguy
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
2019 Nest Activity Report by Birdguy
Adult arrival Nestlings
Nest Occupied No Fledglings
Nest Active   First chick fledging
Egg laying Chicks last observed
Incubation initiation Nest failure 07/06/2019
Clutch hatching Reason for nest failure nest destroyed during storm

Photos of this nest

Nesting Diaries

07/26/2020 by Birdguy
Appears that this nest is no longer active - maybe next year.

07/13/2020 by Birdguy
No birds on nest or nest rebuilding under way.

06/06/2020 by Birdguy
Not much of rebuild completed.

05/22/2020 by Birdguy
Nest does not look much better - may have seen a bird in the background.

05/12/2020 by Birdguy
Recent high winds seem to have destroyed this nest.

04/07/2020 by Birdguy
Happily the birds have returned to this nest which was destroyed last Fall by a major storm.

03/24/2020 by Birdguy
3-24-20 Nest in poor condition - destroyed by storm last fall. No birds present.