Catherine A Hickman Theatre
(27.7447, -82.7078)
light pole
Nest located in the park across the street from the Hickman Theatre on the 26th Ave S street side.
What to look for
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2017 - kmnoonan
aAdult Arrival
bEgg Laying
bIncubation Initiation4/8/17
cClutch Hatching
eFirst Chick Fledging
fChicks Last Observed
xNest Failure
xReason For Nest Failure

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Show reports, diaries, and photos from:Current 2017

Activity reports

2017 Nest Activity Report by kmnoonan
Adult arrivalNestlings
Nest OccupiedYesFledglings
Nest Active First chick fledging
Egg layingChicks last observed
Incubation initiation04/08/2017Nest failure
Clutch hatchingReason for nest failure

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Nesting Diaries

07/21/2017 by wendy
One juvenile on nest... may be a fledgling. Was doing some vocalizing.

04/29/2017 by kmnoonan
adult sitting low in the nest. appears to be preening or rearranging nesting material. House sparrows flying in and out of bottom of nest.

04/25/2017 by kmnoonan
osprey sitting low in nest, head just visible. no other osprey seen in immediate area.

04/16/2017 by kmnoonan
Female sitting very low in the nest and male on top of a nearby tree.

04/08/2017 by kmnoonan
female just visible in the nest, then stood and preened for a few minutes before settling back down into the nest in incubation posture, she could be seen arranging her breast over (what I assume) are egg(s).

03/19/2017 by kmnoonan
Male seen flying into the nest, then leaving and circling area. Male then returned with nesting material. Female not seen.

03/12/2017 by kmnoonan
Female on top of nearby tree vocalizing loudly with wings spread. Male not seen, but heard vocalizing faintly, but could have been bird of nearby nest.

03/04/2017 by kmnoonan
Nest appears to be even more built up. Female sitting in nest and vocalizing. No other osprey seen in the area.

02/26/2017 by kmnoonan
Nest huge in good condition. No osprey seen in the area or visible in the nest.

02/11/2017 by kmnoonan
large nest and very well developed. Female was in the nest and male was seen flying in with more nesting material.

02/04/2017 by kmnoonan
huge nest in very good condition. Female in nest and male on nearby tree. During observation he flew off and returned with nesting material. The pair arranged the nesting material and then copulated before the male flew off to a nearby tree. The pair were very vocal.

01/22/2017 by Nanda
nest is in good condition, but no ospreys in sight. Weather was bad due to a tornado watch.

01/16/2017 by Nanda
nest is in good condition, but no osprey in sight

01/11/2017 by Nanda
no ospreys in area, nest in good condition

01/04/2017 by Nanda
Nest appears to be in good condition. No sight of osprey, but calls were heard. 3-4 vultures circling the area

12/09/2016 by kmnoonan
Huge nest in great condition, no osprey seen but one heard.