Nest #2543

Nickname: 3 Ladson Ct. - HHP
Nest substrate: Live Tree
Nest Location Description: Hilton Head Plantation on Seabrook Dr. in front yard of 3 Ladson Ct.
Nest Cam URL:
Monitoring Groups: LowCountry Institute
Latitude: 32.2617
Longitude: -80.73458
Followers: 3

Past Seasons

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

Activity reports

2012 Nest Activity Report by KristenM
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
2013 Nest Activity Report by JohnF
Adult arrival Nestlings 3
Nest Occupied Yes Fledglings 3
Nest Active Yes First chick fledging
Egg laying Chicks last observed
Incubation initiation Nest failure
Clutch hatching Reason for nest failure

Photos of this nest

Nesting Diaries

03/02/2015 by JohnF
Nest fell out of tree after last year's nesting season during wind storm--limbs supporting nest were blown away.

06/13/2014 by JohnF
No activity observed

05/19/2014 by JohnF
2 adults & 2 fledglings flying around marsh; 1 fledgling landed in nest and then flew off again

04/03/2014 by JohnF
1 adult standing on nest and then flew off

03/10/2014 by CCC
Most of this nest came down in storms in the fall of 2013. I was delighted to see that they just returned!

03/10/2014 by JohnF
1 adult standing on nest chirping

08/01/2013 by JohnF
1 fledgling on limb chirping then hopped on nest

07/08/2013 by JohnF
1 fledgling standing in nest eating fish; 1 fledgling flying around trees landing upside down on limb & then flying to perch on another limb

06/14/2013 by JohnF
observed 3 chicks in the nest

06/10/2013 by JohnF
1 adult standing on nearby branch; 1 adult sitting on nest

05/06/2013 by JohnF
1 adult sitting on nest & 1 adult flying overhead

04/06/2013 by JohnF
No activity

03/13/2013 by JohnF
1 adult standing on side of nest

07/14/2012 by KristenM
2 fledglings standing on limb;2 adults flying around nest

07/07/2012 by KristenM
Nest present. 2 adults seen. 1 chick seen.

06/12/2012 by KristenM
Nest present. 2 adults seen. 1 chick seen.

06/01/2012 by KristenM
Adult standing on nest feeding chicks

05/12/2012 by KristenM
Nest present. 2 adults seen. 1 chick seen.

05/01/2012 by KristenM
1 adult flying over nest;1 adult feeding chicks

04/13/2012 by KristenM
Nest present. No adults seen.

04/03/2012 by KristenM
Nest present. 1 adult seen.