Nest #2518

Nickname: Behind Hargray building on US 278
Nest substrate:
Nest Location Description: Behind Hargray building on US 278 on Cell Tower
Nest Cam URL:
Monitoring Groups: LowCountry Institute
Latitude: 32.17317
Longitude: -80.73517
Followers: None

Past Seasons

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

Activity reports

2012 Nest Activity Report by KristenM
Adult arrival Nestlings 0
Nest Occupied Yes Fledglings 0
Nest Active Yes First chick fledging
Egg laying Chicks last observed
Incubation initiation Nest failure
Clutch hatching Reason for nest failure
2013 Nest Activity Report by CarolC
Adult arrival Nestlings 2
Nest Occupied Yes Fledglings 2
Nest Active Yes First chick fledging
Egg laying Chicks last observed
Incubation initiation Nest failure
Clutch hatching Reason for nest failure
2018 Nest Activity Report by CarolC
Adult arrival Nestlings
Nest Occupied Yes Fledglings
Nest Active Yes First chick fledging
Egg laying Chicks last observed
Incubation initiation 03/13/2018 Nest failure
Clutch hatching Reason for nest failure

Photos of this nest

Nesting Diaries

07/14/2018 by CarolC
all 2018 observations by Wuinn F.

05/21/2018 by CarolC
observer Quinn F. reports it is very hard to see the nest. No activity or adults at the nest. Observer talked to the Hargray (phone) company to see if they might consider placing a camera there next year.

04/30/2018 by CarolC
OBSERVER REPORTS: Saw an adult leave nesting area, other movement evident in nest. Nest on tower about 200' up, hard to see or confirm evidence of young.

04/17/2018 by CarolC
observer reports: Both adults in nest at arrival at 3:30, by 3:40 both had flown away. Could not see heads of any young in nest.

04/03/2018 by CarolC
observer reports: Osprey seen returning to nest. Too high too see if anything in talons.

03/13/2018 by CarolC
occupied; saw head of osprey in nest looking around

03/13/2018 by CarolC
the Date of incubation is a guess based o the 3/13 observation

02/09/2018 by CarolC
no activity seen

07/19/2017 by CarolC
No activity observed

06/30/2017 by CarolC
no activity observed

07/14/2016 by CarolC
No activity observed.

06/30/2016 by CarolC
1 adult standing on side of nest chirping

05/20/2016 by CarolC
1 adult standing on nest feeding chick(s)

04/29/2016 by CarolC
1 adult feeding 2 chicks

03/10/2016 by CarolC
1 adult flew out of nest; 1 adult standing on pole by nest.

08/19/2015 by CarolC
No activity observed

07/05/2015 by CarolC
1 osprey perched on tower near nest. 2nd osprey flew to nest and sat in nest

06/21/2015 by CarolC
1 osprey sitting on the nest and one standing on the tower

05/05/2015 by CarolC
1 adult standing on nest

04/17/2015 by CarolC
1 adult standing on pole over nest

03/23/2015 by CarolC
1 adult standing on nest

07/25/2014 by CarolC
1 juvenile standing on nest chirping

06/24/2014 by CarolC
1 adult and 1 juvenile standing on nest

05/19/2014 by CarolC
No activity observed

04/29/2014 by CarolC
No activity observed

03/12/2014 by CarolC
No activity observed

07/07/2013 by CarolC
No activity

06/12/2013 by CarolC
1 adult standing on post next to nest; 2 chicks standing on nest

05/18/2013 by CarolC
1 adult standing on nest--appeared to be feeding chick(s)

04/14/2013 by CarolC
1 adult standing on tower next to nest

03/19/2013 by CarolC
1 adult sitting on nest

07/18/2012 by KristenM
Nest present. No adults seen.

06/13/2012 by KristenM
Nest present. No adults seen.

05/15/2012 by KristenM
Adult standing on post over nest

04/05/2012 by KristenM
1 adult sitting on nest