Nest #2682

Nickname: Fripp Island Other manmade structure 1
Nest substrate: Radio antenna
Nest Location Description: BEHIND CENTURY LINK BLDG
Nest Cam URL:
Monitoring Groups: LowCountry Institute
Latitude: 32.31833
Longitude: -80.47754
Followers: None

Past Seasons

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

Activity reports

2012 Nest Activity Report by KristenM
Adult arrival Nestlings 1
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 dgwork
Adult arrival Nestlings 2
Nest Occupied Yes Fledglings 2
Nest Active Yes First chick fledging
Egg laying Chicks last observed 07/05/2013
Incubation initiation 04/12/2013 Nest failure
Clutch hatching Reason for nest failure
2014 Nest Activity Report by dgwork
Adult arrival 03/19/2014 Nestlings 1
Nest Occupied Yes Fledglings 1
Nest Active Yes First chick fledging 07/12/2014
Egg laying 04/08/2014 Chicks last observed
Incubation initiation 04/08/2014 Nest failure
Clutch hatching 05/13/2014 Reason for nest failure

Photos of this nest

Nesting Diaries

09/01/2018 by patsims
2 adults on nest, could not see young osprey or feeding activity

08/14/2018 by patsims
2 adults and 1 baby, could not see the 2nd

07/15/2018 by patsims
one adult feeding 2 babies, 2nd adult watching

07/09/2018 by patsims
adult and 2 babies. Due to nest height difficult to tell if a 3rd.

06/29/2018 by patsims
adult on nest, one baby, probably 2

06/22/2018 by patsims
one osprey on nest

06/15/2018 by patsims
one osprey on nest

06/12/2018 by patsims
2 on platform, one flew off as we observed

06/05/2018 by patsims
One osprey on nest, one on side of platform

05/11/2018 by patsims
one osprey nesting

04/22/2018 by patsims
osprey is sitting on nest, has been for past 3 days

04/04/2018 by patsims
i have been biking daily and have seen no activity on nest

03/29/2018 by patsims
observed 2 osprey, one on the tower and one on the nest

03/26/2018 by patsims
heard high chirp of osprey in trees near tower but did not see bird. spanish moss has been added.

03/16/2018 by patsims
one osprey flew into nest; second osprey flew out and soured high over nest. a few branches have been added to nest.

02/25/2018 by patsims
no osprey observed. a few branches

05/22/2013 by dgwork
Incubation activity still evident

07/13/2012 by KristenM
Both adults are circling nearby, maybe searching for food. Chick is sitting up in the nest.

06/12/2012 by KristenM
1 adult sitting on the nest. Mother appeared to be feeding a chick. Heard repeated calls from adults.

05/11/2012 by KristenM
1 adult sitting on the nest, the male flew in and landed by the nest.

04/11/2012 by KristenM
1 adult on the nest, 1 adult perched on the bars of the radio tower

01/18/0003 by patsims
no osprey;observed 2 turkey vultures