Nickname
Somerset Transmission Tower
Coordinates
(41.7212, -71.1613)
Substrate
Transmission Tower
Description
South transmission tower, west side of the Taunton River near 231 Riverside Ave, Somerset, MA 02725. Nest is on river side of tower at approximately 75' height.
Followers
None
Monitoring groups
What to look for
Review All Observations
2022 - LunarCapital2016 - CruiserGuy
aAdult Arrival
aOccupiedNoYes
aActive
bEgg Laying
bIncubation Initiation
cClutch Hatching
dNestlings
eFledglings
eFirst Chick Fledging
fChicks Last Observed7/23/16
xNest Failure9/1/17
xReason For Nest Failurenest destroyed by human

Past Seasons

Show reports, diaries, and photos from:Current 2016

Activity reports

2016 Nest Activity Report by CruiserGuy
Adult arrivalNestlings
Nest OccupiedYesFledglings
Nest Active First chick fledging
Egg layingChicks last observed2016-07-23
Incubation initiationNest failure
Clutch hatchingReason for nest failure
Nest Activity Report by LunarCapital
Adult arrivalNestlings
Nest OccupiedNoFledglings
Nest Active First chick fledging
Egg layingChicks last observed
Incubation initiationNest failure2017-09-01
Clutch hatchingReason for nest failurenest destroyed by human

Photos of this nest

Nesting Diaries

2022-07-10 by LunarCapital
Towers were dismantled and replaced by new ones starting back in the fall of 2017. No new nests were spotted.