Nickname
Target / Publix center of parking lot
Coordinates
(27.845, -82.6442)
Substrate
Utility Pole
Description
In the plaza parking lot on lightpole near bealls. (Eckerd College is no longer monitoring, too far north)
Followers
None
What to look for
Review All Observations
2017 - KatieG2017 - Ellen2015 - LawrenceEckerd2015 - Danielle M2014 - jmkuperb2014 - Eli2013 - Beth
aAdult Arrival1/10/15
aOccupiedYesYesNoYesNoNoNo
aActive
bEgg Laying3/1/15
bIncubation Initiation1/24/171/18/15
cClutch Hatching4/4/15
dNestlings31
eFledglings
eFirst Chick Fledging
fChicks Last Observed
xNest Failure2/4/14
xReason For Nest Failurenest destroyed during storm

Past Seasons

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

Activity reports

2013 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
2014 Nest Activity Report by jmkuperb
Adult arrivalNestlings
Nest OccupiedNoFledglings
Nest Active First chick fledging
Egg layingChicks last observed
Incubation initiationNest failure2014-02-04
Clutch hatchingReason for nest failurenest destroyed during storm
2014 Nest Activity Report by Eli
Adult arrivalNestlings
Nest OccupiedNoFledglings
Nest Active First chick fledging
Egg layingChicks last observed
Incubation initiationNest failure
Clutch hatchingReason for nest failure
2015 Nest Activity Report by LawrenceEckerd
Adult arrivalNestlings
Nest OccupiedNoFledglings
Nest Active First chick fledging
Egg layingChicks last observed
Incubation initiationNest failure
Clutch hatchingReason for nest failure
2015 Nest Activity Report by Danielle M
Adult arrival2015-01-10Nestlings1
Nest OccupiedYesFledglings
Nest Active First chick fledging
Egg laying2015-03-01Chicks last observed
Incubation initiation2015-01-18Nest failure
Clutch hatching2015-04-04Reason for nest failure
2017 Nest Activity Report by KatieG
Adult arrivalNestlings
Nest OccupiedYesFledglings
Nest Active First chick fledging
Egg layingChicks last observed
Incubation initiation2017-01-24Nest failure
Clutch hatchingReason for nest failure
2017 Nest Activity Report by Ellen
Adult arrivalNestlings3
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

2017-05-10 by Ellen
Female in nest with 3 chicks.

2017-05-04 by Ellen
Male and female in nest, eating. 2 chicks are visible.

2017-04-20 by Ellen
Male and female in nest tending to chicks. 2-3 chicks visible.

2017-04-15 by Ellen
Female perched on side of nest.

2017-04-02 by Ellen
Male osprey perched on side of nest, female in nest incubating.

2017-03-22 by Ellen
Female in nest incubating.

2017-03-16 by Ellen
Female in nest, incubating. Did not see male.

2017-03-05 by Ellen
Female in nest, incubating

2017-02-26 by Ellen
Male perched on nest, female in nest incubating

2017-02-19 by Ellen
Female in nest, incubating. No male nearby

2017-02-16 by Ellen
Occupied, osprey laying low (cannot see inside nest), possible incubation

2017-02-09 by Ellen
No activity around nest.

2017-01-24 by KatieG
female in nest, incubating, male seen on light post near by

2017-01-19 by AllyMoran
No osprey in nest, but two seen flying about 100m away.

2017-01-17 by KatieG
female in nest, male perched beside, active nest

2017-01-13 by KatieG
female perched on top of the nest, nest has been added too, male seen near nest.

2017-01-09 by AllyMoran
Female in nest, appears to be adding new material to nest. No male in sight.

2017-01-04 by AllyMoran
Fairly small nest on light post in parking lot, close to building. Seems poorly maintained and not recently built on. No osprey visible in area.

2016-12-02 by Jweinstein22
no change

2016-11-16 by Jweinstein22
no change

2016-10-30 by Jweinstein22
no change

2016-10-02 by Jweinstein22
Nest looks slightly intact. No ospreys were found in the nest. Another nest was found in the same parking lot a couple meters away so may be separate birds or other osprey

2016-06-21 by KC
Nest is intact. Nest does not look active. Female osprey in area.

2016-05-05 by smgordon
Nest was the same but no ospreys seen in the area.

2016-04-21 by smgordon
Possible nest in different area of parking lot that had not been previously observed. Doesnt look active and there were no ospreys on or directly around nest but not sure if they just weren't there at time of observation. There were also 2 ospreys seen on light poles in different area of parking lot/shopping center. Had never seen ospreys in area before during observations.

2016-04-07 by smgordon
no nest, no ospryes

2016-03-22 by smgordon
no sign of nest or ospreys

2016-03-08 by smgordon
no sign of nest or ospreys

2016-03-01 by smgordon
Could not see any ospreys or any nests in or around shopping center

2016-02-16 by smgordon
Ssmall nest. No ospreys and looks uninhibited

2016-01-29 by Kendra
This nest was still unoccupied and there were no osprey nearby!

2016-01-21 by Kendra
This nest is still unkept looking but there were osprey nearby, sex undetermined. The nest was still unoccupied. There looked to be a new nest in the process of being made near the entrance of the plaza.

2016-01-21 by Kendra
This nest is still unkept looking but there were osprey nearby, sex undetermined. The nest was still unoccupied. There looked to be a new nest in the process of being made near the entrance of the plaza.

2016-01-11 by Kendra
There were three fish crows occupying the nest at the time of observation. There was an osprey whose sex couldn't be determined near by but not in the nest. The nest looked as if it was going down hill a little, no greens and not that many sticks.

2015-12-05 by CJGraham
no nest, no birds

2015-11-13 by CJGraham
no nest, female bird on pole

2015-11-08 by Erin
no nest no birds

2015-10-29 by CJGraham
no nest, female bird on pole

2015-10-21 by CJGraham
no nest, no birds

2015-09-25 by CJGraham
no nest, no birds

2015-05-03 by Danielle M
One Unidentified adult perched on the side of the nest.

2015-04-19 by Danielle M
No osprey in nest.

2015-04-12 by Danielle M
Adult male in the nest.

2015-04-04 by LibbyWilkinson
One osprey sitting low in nest, maybe fledgling. Adult male perched on cell tower across the street.

2015-03-29 by Danielle M
One male osprey near the nest on a light tower.

2015-03-23 by Danielle M
Unoccupied nest.

2015-03-14 by Danielle M
One female in nest.

2015-03-06 by Danielle M
Unoccupied nest, but one adult male seen close by.

2015-02-27 by Danielle M
Unoccupied nest.

2015-02-20 by LibbyWilkinson
No osprey in nest but adult seen flying around the area

2015-02-06 by LibbyWilkinson
No osprey in nest

2015-01-22 by Lena
adult in nest, either incubating or laying down.

2015-01-18 by elaw
Male and female osprey feeding nearby, nest unoccupied

2015-01-10 by Kevin
Osprey in nest, unable to determine gender.

2014-12-05 by LawrenceEckerd
Still no evidence of osprey.

2014-12-01 by LawrenceEckerd
Still no evidence of osprey

2014-11-14 by LawrenceEckerd
Still no evidence of osprey.

2014-11-07 by LawrenceEckerd
Still no evidence of osprey

2014-10-23 by LawrenceEckerd
Still no evidence of osprey.

2014-10-21 by LawrenceEckerd
Still no evidence of osprey.

2014-10-10 by LawrenceEckerd
Still no evidence of osprey

2014-10-02 by LawrenceEckerd
Still no evidence of osprey

2014-09-25 by LawrenceEckerd
No nest or osprey. The site is abandoned.

2014-09-18 by LawrenceEckerd
Still no nest and no osprey spotted at all.

2014-09-13 by LawrenceEckerd
The nest appears completely gone. No evidence in the cell phone tower, the nearby utility tower, or the public parking lot lights.

2014-06-22 by Eli
Site appears to have been abandoned

2014-03-31 by jmkuperb
No nest or ospreys

2014-03-19 by jmkuperb
No ospreys and the nest appears to be slowly falling apart

2014-03-05 by jmkuperb
Empty nests.

2014-02-26 by jmkuperb
No ospreys present.

2014-02-19 by jmkuperb
The nest appears to have fallen apart more and there are still no osprey.

2014-02-12 by jmkuperb
No ospreys in the area

2014-02-04 by jmkuperb
The nest is very small with nesting materials at the base of the light pole.

2014-01-15 by Ryan_lee
this nest is very small and has very little material in it.

2013-08-01 by Beth
No nest present in 2013 season.