Nest #931

Nickname: Spurzem Lake - Baker Park
Nest substrate: Osprey Nest Platform
Nest Location Description: Nest platform near Spurzem Lake and Baker Park
Nest Cam URL:
Monitoring Groups:
Latitude: 45.0395980948679
Longitude: -93.617057762146
Followers: None

Past Seasons

Show reports, diaries, and photos from:Current 2013 2012

Activity reports

2012 Nest Activity Report by Robert
Adult arrival 04/02/2012 Nestlings 3
Nest Occupied Yes Fledglings 3
Nest Active Yes First chick fledging 07/20/2012
Egg laying 04/20/2012 Chicks last observed 07/30/2012
Incubation initiation 04/27/2012 Nest failure
Clutch hatching Reason for nest failure
2013 Nest Activity Report by Robert
Adult arrival 04/08/2013 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

Photos of this nest

Nesting Diaries

04/08/2013 by Robert
Adult male present at site. Unable to determine banding info. Spurzem Lake still completely frozen.

04/27/2012 by Robert
Visits on 4/23 and 4/25. Pair is incubating eggs. Male is 5B. Second male has been seen on two occassions, but driven off by resident male.

04/23/2012 by Robert
90 Minute visit. Female incubating. Likely usual resident male, Band 5B, present. Second male briefly present, and 5B drove him off.

04/20/2012 by Robert
4/20 Visit - Female in incubation posture on nest. Male not seen during 45 minute visit.

04/19/2012 by Robert
Male (5B) and female (unbanded) present 4/17 and 4/18. Second male (banding unknown) briefly present during 4/18 visit. Resident male drove him off.

04/11/2012 by Robert
First visit - Male and female present. Bands unknown. Observed copulating twice in one hour period. Nest building underway.