Nickname
Maderia Baseball SW Field
Coordinates
(27.8052, -82.8004)
Substrate
Baseball Field Lights
Description
Active large nest located on top of field light pole. Possibly Incubating (female sitting in nest- male in area)
Followers
None
What to look for
Review All Observations
2017 - Sawyer2017 - MaeveD2016 - Catie T2016 - Nicole272015 - Emma 2015 - Anna2014 - Anna 2014 - morgan2014 - gcjacobs2013 - Beth2013 - morgan2013 - gcjacobs2012 - Beth
aAdult Arrival1/12/14
aOccupiedYesYesYesYesNoNoYesNoNoNoNoNoNo
aActiveYes
bEgg Laying1/15/14
bIncubation Initiation1/11/172/15/161/15/14
cClutch Hatching
dNestlings2000
eFledglings1000
eFirst Chick Fledging
fChicks Last Observed
xNest Failure2/20/152/20/159/20/14
xReason For Nest Failureunknown reasonunknown reasonunknown reasonunknown reasonnest destroyed during stormunknown reason

Past Seasons

Show reports, diaries, and photos from:Current 2018 2017 2016 2015 2014 2013 2012

Activity reports

2012 Nest Activity Report by Beth
Adult arrivalNestlings
Nest OccupiedNoFledglings
Nest Active First chick fledging
Egg layingChicks last observed
Incubation initiationNest failure
Clutch hatchingReason for nest failure
2013 Nest Activity Report by Beth
Adult arrivalNestlings0
Nest OccupiedNoFledglings0
Nest ActiveYesFirst chick fledging
Egg layingChicks last observed
Incubation initiationNest failure
Clutch hatchingReason for nest failurenest destroyed during storm
2014 Nest Activity Report by morgan
Adult arrivalNestlings
Nest OccupiedNoFledglings
Nest Active First chick fledging
Egg layingChicks last observed
Incubation initiationNest failure
Clutch hatchingReason for nest failure
2014 Nest Activity Report by Anna
Adult arrival2014-01-12Nestlings
Nest OccupiedYesFledglings
Nest Active First chick fledging
Egg laying2014-01-15Chicks last observed
Incubation initiation2014-01-15Nest failure
Clutch hatchingReason for nest failure
2013 Nest Activity Report by morgan
Adult arrivalNestlings
Nest OccupiedNoFledglings
Nest Active First chick fledging
Egg layingChicks last observed
Incubation initiationNest failure
Clutch hatchingReason for nest failure
2014 Nest Activity Report by gcjacobs
Adult arrivalNestlings0
Nest OccupiedNoFledglings0
Nest Active First chick fledging
Egg layingChicks last observed
Incubation initiationNest failure2014-09-20
Clutch hatchingReason for nest failureunknown reason
2013 Nest Activity Report by gcjacobs
Adult arrivalNestlings0
Nest OccupiedNoFledglings0
Nest Active First chick fledging
Egg layingChicks last observed
Incubation initiationNest failure
Clutch hatchingReason for nest failureunknown reason
2015 Nest Activity Report by Emma
Adult arrivalNestlings
Nest OccupiedNoFledglings
Nest Active First chick fledging
Egg layingChicks last observed
Incubation initiationNest failure2015-02-20
Clutch hatchingReason for nest failureunknown reason
2015 Nest Activity Report by Anna
Adult arrivalNestlings
Nest OccupiedNoFledglings
Nest Active First chick fledging
Egg layingChicks last observed
Incubation initiationNest failure2015-02-20
Clutch hatchingReason for nest failureunknown reason
2016 Nest Activity Report by Catie T
Adult arrivalNestlings2
Nest OccupiedYesFledglings1
Nest Active First chick fledging
Egg layingChicks last observed
Incubation initiation2016-02-15Nest failure
Clutch hatchingReason for nest failure
2016 Nest Activity Report by Nicole27
Adult arrivalNestlings
Nest OccupiedYesFledglings
Nest Active First chick fledging
Egg layingChicks last observed
Incubation initiationNest failure
Clutch hatchingReason for nest failureunknown reason
2017 Nest Activity Report by Sawyer
Adult arrivalNestlings
Nest OccupiedYesFledglings
Nest Active First chick fledging
Egg layingChicks last observed
Incubation initiation2017-01-11Nest failure
Clutch hatchingReason for nest failure
2017 Nest Activity Report by MaeveD
Adult arrivalNestlings
Nest OccupiedYesFledglings
Nest Active First chick fledging
Egg layingChicks last observed
Incubation initiationNest failure
Clutch hatchingReason for nest failure

Photos of this nest

Nesting Diaries

2017-11-29 by JazV
nest present; no ospreys in the area

2017-11-19 by JazV
nest present; no ospreys in the area

2017-11-11 by JazV
nest present; no ospreys in the area

2017-11-04 by JazV
Nest present; one starling near the nest and one male osprey sleeping appears to be juvenile

2017-10-25 by JazV
Nest present. No osprey found or heard in the surrounding area

2017-10-07 by JazV
Nets visible but not occupied, no osprey observed or heard in the area

2017-05-01 by MaeveD
Female perched in nest

2017-04-26 by MaeveD
One female in nest bending down starting to call out. Two osprey flying in area

2017-04-17 by MaeveD
Nest good, two osprey, one flew off to perch nearby, one low in nest

2017-04-10 by MaeveD
Nest good, can't see any osprey

2017-04-05 by MaeveD
Two little birds flew off. One osprey in nest bending down, just tail in air then laid back down

2017-03-20 by MaeveD
Nest good, osprey low in nest

2017-03-15 by MaeveD
Nest good, one osprey low in nest

2017-03-06 by MaeveD
Nest good, one osprey, gender unknown, low in nest

2017-02-27 by MaeveD
Nest good, one osprey present but gender unknown.

2017-02-20 by MaeveD
Nest good, one osprey but gender unknown

2017-02-13 by MaeveD
Nest in good condition, but no osprey present

2017-02-06 by MaeveD
Nest is good, but no osprey present. Some are flying around the area

2017-01-26 by Sawyer
Female in nest incubating Male posted on his favorite light post nearby. Nest is in great condition.

2017-01-25 by Sawyer
Female incubating in nest male nearby hunting and then brought the fish on neighboring light post. This nest is very healthy and large

2017-01-20 by Sawyer
Nest still in great condition Male and female in nest incubating, while male is incubating.

2017-01-16 by Sawyer
great conditioned nest female incubating male on nearby light pole.

2017-01-10 by Sawyer
Great conditioned nest female occupying and female incubating. Possible male partner on nearby light post. Another. Neighboring male eating fish on light post occross the field.

2017-01-06 by Sawyer
Nest is in poor condition, one osprey present. Female present possibly incubating. No male appearing to be in the area.

2016-11-28 by Eileen
Nest in bad condition. Unknown gender osprey flying nearby

2016-11-01 by Eileen
Nest in poor condition. No osprey nearby

2016-10-11 by Eileen
Nest in poor condition and not looking like it has had any visitors recently. No osprey neabry

2016-09-15 by Eileen
Nest in in poor condition - no osprey nearby

2016-07-02 by Nicole27
Nest in poor condition. One Male in nest, leaning over a lot.

2016-05-11 by Catie T
Good nest condition, male and female spotted nearby but not with any fledglings

2016-04-25 by Catie T
Good nest condition, two ospreys sitting in the nest, could not tell whether it was parents or large fledgling

2016-04-11 by Catie T
Male, female and fledgling all in the nest, good nest condition.

2016-03-23 by Devon
osprey sitting low in nest, other joins with nesting material

2016-03-06 by Catie T
Male and female present in the nest with at least two chicks present

2016-02-22 by Catie T
Female sitting in the nest with a male spotted nearby

2016-02-15 by Catie T
Nice nest built up on the light pole-male seen low in the nest with a female spotted nearby. Female soon returned to the nest with nesting material.

2016-01-26 by Bailey
No osprey present at this time.

2016-01-19 by Bailey
No osprey present at this time.

2016-01-12 by Bailey
Large, maintained nest on top of light pole located in baseball field. 1 osprey present (gender unknown).

2015-09-18 by Anna
Nest present. No osprey present

2015-06-30 by ckelly997
Nest present multiple adults present

2015-06-18 by Anna
Nest present. Osprey nearby

2015-05-06 by Emma
no birds in nest

2015-04-29 by lralviti
Same female present in the nest

2015-04-22 by lralviti
Female present

2015-04-15 by lralviti
Female present in nest

2015-04-01 by lralviti
No birds seen in the nest, male nearby on light

2015-03-25 by Sea S.
Osprey collecting sticks to add to nest; pair was also seen hunting this morning on the bay

2015-03-24 by Emma
no birds in nest

2015-03-11 by Emma
one bird present maybe female just sitting, not incubating

2015-03-01 by lralviti
One present, sitting low, possibly incubating

2015-02-18 by Emma
female present, eating

2015-02-13 by Emma
No birds present on nest.

2015-01-21 by Nicole T.
Osprey laying on nest (incubating?)

2015-01-15 by Nicole T.
Female on nest, male on a nearby light pole

2015-01-09 by Nicole T.
Osprey on nest, took off shortly afterwards. 6 ospreys flying nearby.

2014-10-06 by gcjacobs
nest is still gone. No osprey present in the area

2014-09-20 by gcjacobs
construction area. nest is now gone

2014-04-05 by morgan
Nest is unoccupied still

2014-02-23 by morgan
Still no sign of osprey at this nest.

2014-02-11 by morgan
Did not see any sign of activity in or around the nest. No osprey near the nest. Various other birds were seen very close to the nest (on the same light pole) leads me to believe the nest may be abandoned.

2014-01-21 by Anna
Female Incubating! male flying in area

2014-01-15 by Anna
Possibly Incubating! Female inside nest. Male on adjacent light post

2013-08-01 by Beth
Adults arrived January 2013. Incubation began during February 2013. Pair last seen at nest February 2013.