Nickname
Brousseau Island
Coordinates
(44.8067, -79.775)
Substrate
Osprey Nest Platform
Description
1-002. On reef just E of Brosseau Island, Severn Sound
Followers
None
What to look for
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aAdult Arrival
aOccupiedNoYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYesNoYesNoNoNoYesYesYesYesYesYesNoYesYes
aActiveYesYesYesYes
bEgg Laying
bIncubation Initiation
cClutch Hatching
dNestlings32222222110212
eFledglings3212212210112
eFirst Chick Fledging
fChicks Last Observed
xNest Failure7/15/957/21/947/15/936/15/92
xReason For Nest Failurenest destroyed during stormunknown reasonunknown reasonunknown reason

Past Seasons

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Activity reports

2014 Nest Activity Report by Rick
Adult arrivalNestlings
Nest OccupiedNoFledglings
Nest Active First chick fledging
Egg layingChicks last observed
Incubation initiationNest failure
Clutch hatchingReason for nest failure
1988 Nest Activity Report by Rick
Adult arrivalNestlings2
Nest OccupiedYesFledglings2
Nest Active First chick fledging
Egg layingChicks last observed
Incubation initiationNest failure
Clutch hatchingReason for nest failure
1989 Nest Activity Report by Rick
Adult arrivalNestlings1
Nest OccupiedYesFledglings1
Nest Active First chick fledging
Egg layingChicks last observed
Incubation initiationNest failure
Clutch hatchingReason for nest failure
1990 Nest Activity Report by Rick
Adult arrivalNestlings
Nest OccupiedNoFledglings
Nest Active First chick fledging
Egg layingChicks last observed
Incubation initiationNest failure
Clutch hatchingReason for nest failure
1991 Nest Activity Report by Rick
Adult arrivalNestlings2
Nest OccupiedYesFledglings1
Nest Active First chick fledging
Egg layingChicks last observed
Incubation initiationNest failure
Clutch hatchingReason for nest failure
1992 Nest Activity Report by Rick
Adult arrivalNestlings0
Nest OccupiedYesFledglings
Nest ActiveYesFirst chick fledging
Egg layingChicks last observed
Incubation initiationNest failure1992-06-15
Clutch hatchingReason for nest failureunknown reason
1993 Nest Activity Report by Rick
Adult arrivalNestlings1
Nest OccupiedYesFledglings0
Nest Active First chick fledging
Egg layingChicks last observed
Incubation initiationNest failure1993-07-15
Clutch hatchingReason for nest failureunknown reason
1994 Nest Activity Report by Rick
Adult arrivalNestlings
Nest OccupiedYesFledglings
Nest ActiveYesFirst chick fledging
Egg layingChicks last observed
Incubation initiationNest failure1994-07-21
Clutch hatchingReason for nest failureunknown reason
1995 Nest Activity Report by Rick
Adult arrivalNestlings
Nest OccupiedYesFledglings
Nest ActiveYesFirst chick fledging
Egg layingChicks last observed
Incubation initiationNest failure1995-07-15
Clutch hatchingReason for nest failurenest destroyed during storm
1996 Nest Activity Report by Rick
Adult arrivalNestlings
Nest OccupiedYesFledglings
Nest ActiveYesFirst chick fledging
Egg layingChicks last observed
Incubation initiationNest failure
Clutch hatchingReason for nest failure
1997 Nest Activity Report by Rick
Adult arrivalNestlings
Nest OccupiedNoFledglings
Nest Active First chick fledging
Egg layingChicks last observed
Incubation initiationNest failure
Clutch hatchingReason for nest failure
1998 Nest Activity Report by Rick
Adult arrivalNestlings
Nest OccupiedNoFledglings
Nest Active First chick fledging
Egg layingChicks last observed
Incubation initiationNest failure
Clutch hatchingReason for nest failure
2002 Nest Activity Report by Rick
Adult arrivalNestlings
Nest OccupiedNoFledglings
Nest Active First chick fledging
Egg layingChicks last observed
Incubation initiationNest failure
Clutch hatchingReason for nest failure
2003 Nest Activity Report by Rick
Adult arrivalNestlings1
Nest OccupiedYesFledglings1
Nest Active First chick fledging
Egg layingChicks last observed
Incubation initiationNest failure
Clutch hatchingReason for nest failure
2004 Nest Activity Report by Rick
Adult arrivalNestlings
Nest OccupiedNoFledglings
Nest Active First chick fledging
Egg layingChicks last observed
Incubation initiationNest failure
Clutch hatchingReason for nest failure
2005 Nest Activity Report by Rick
Adult arrivalNestlings2
Nest OccupiedYesFledglings2
Nest Active First chick fledging
Egg layingChicks last observed
Incubation initiationNest failure
Clutch hatchingReason for nest failure
2006 Nest Activity Report by Rick
Adult arrivalNestlings2
Nest OccupiedYesFledglings2
Nest Active First chick fledging
Egg layingChicks last observed
Incubation initiationNest failure
Clutch hatchingReason for nest failure
2007 Nest Activity Report by Rick
Adult arrivalNestlings2
Nest OccupiedYesFledglings1
Nest Active First chick fledging
Egg layingChicks last observed
Incubation initiationNest failure
Clutch hatchingReason for nest failure
2008 Nest Activity Report by Rick
Adult arrivalNestlings2
Nest OccupiedYesFledglings2
Nest Active First chick fledging
Egg layingChicks last observed
Incubation initiationNest failure
Clutch hatchingReason for nest failure
2009 Nest Activity Report by Rick
Adult arrivalNestlings2
Nest OccupiedYesFledglings2
Nest Active First chick fledging
Egg layingChicks last observed
Incubation initiationNest failure
Clutch hatchingReason for nest failure
2010 Nest Activity Report by Rick
Adult arrivalNestlings2
Nest OccupiedYesFledglings1
Nest Active First chick fledging
Egg layingChicks last observed
Incubation initiationNest failure
Clutch hatchingReason for nest failure
2011 Nest Activity Report by Rick
Adult arrivalNestlings2
Nest OccupiedYesFledglings2
Nest Active First chick fledging
Egg layingChicks last observed
Incubation initiationNest failure
Clutch hatchingReason for nest failure
2012 Nest Activity Report by Rick
Adult arrivalNestlings3
Nest OccupiedYesFledglings3
Nest Active First chick fledging
Egg layingChicks last observed
Incubation initiationNest failure
Clutch hatchingReason for nest failure

Photos of this nest

Nesting Diaries

2013-10-01 by Rick
No report

2012-10-01 by Rick
MF phone report; juveniles still present long after adults gone

2011-10-01 by Rick
MF phone report; juveniles still present long after adults gone

2010-10-01 by Rick
BF reports, MF not certain if 1 or 2 fledglings

2009-10-01 by Rick
Pair of bald eagles hung out at Potato Is, no harassment of Osprey

2008-10-01 by Rick
Everyone on the island is thrilled with the repairs done to the platform – thanks to GBOS

2007-10-01 by Rick

2006-10-01 by Rick
Nest damaged, needs repair. Repair done Mar 2007 with 3 stays added

2005-10-01 by Rick
ca. 45’ hydro pole. About 1 mile SE of Moore Point

2004-10-01 by Rick
Repair pole

2003-10-01 by Rick
Check platform & repair – buy pole – pole is leaning

2002-10-01 by Rick
No observation

2001-10-01 by Rick
No observation

2000-10-01 by Rick
No observation

1999-10-01 by Rick
No report

1998-10-01 by Rick
Not occupied

1997-10-01 by Rick
No activity

1996-10-01 by Rick
Not monitored. May 18th, adult seen incubating flat topped nest.

1995-10-01 by Rick
Not monitored. May 8th, adult seen incubating. Nest was blown down in July 15th, storm.

1994-10-01 by Rick
May 12th, adult seen incubating. July 21st, adult seen at empty nest, nest is well lined

1993-10-01 by Rick
April 27th, pair copulating. May 18th, incubating, off-center. June 25th, adult seen & at least one chick. July 15th, nest empty but well lined.

1992-10-01 by Rick
April 9th, pair first seen back at nest. April 26th, pair seen copulating, and not incubating. May 9th, adult at nest edge, other may be incubating. June 15th, no activity at nest, assume no chicks. June 19th, no birds, nest is empty but lined.

1991-10-01 by Rick
April 9th, no sign of birds. April 14-28th, pair at nest but not incubating. May 15-30th, incubating. Nest is ‘deeper’. July 11th, 2 chicks seen, large in size. July 23rd, one observed fledgling at nest.

1990-10-01 by Rick
Unoccupied.

1989-10-01 by Rick
Fledgling seen August 21st.

1988-10-01 by Rick
Both chicks fledged.