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West Beach Lagoon - SP
Nest Location Description:
The nest is located in a tall pine tree behind 21 West Beach Lagoon in Sea Pines Plantation, Hilton Head.
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David L. reports: I dropped by my nest yesterday and noticed that the female was still standing in the nest and very talkative to her mate on the nearby branch. She flew around to stretch her wings and quickly returned to the nest. I don't think there's any eggs yet.
David L reports: I found the female standing in the nest and the male on a branch close by. The property owner where the nest is located said she knew they had returned when bits of animal parts started landing in her driveway.
observer David L reports: Here's the nest with the female on the branch. Both birds are here but I didn't see the male.
Observer David L. reports: Both Osprey are in the nest! I saw one bringing in nesting material and they appear to be happy.
observer David L reports: I saw one Osprey sitting on a branch next to the nest this morning.