Nest #4667

Nickname: Hover Park
Nest substrate: Utility Pole
Nest Location Description: Back parking lot of First Presbyterian Church
Nest Cam URL:
Monitoring Groups: LowCountry Institute
Latitude: 32.208108
Longitude: -80.699094
Followers: None

Past Seasons

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

Activity reports

2014 Nest Activity Report by CarolC
Adult arrival Nestlings
Nest Occupied   Fledglings
Nest Active   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 04/01/2018 Nestlings 2
Nest Occupied Yes Fledglings 2
Nest Active Yes First chick fledging
Egg laying Chicks last observed
Incubation initiation 05/01/2018 Nest failure
Clutch hatching Reason for nest failure

Photos of this nest

Nesting Diaries

08/08/2018 by CarolC
Pat R. Reports: Since her last update, both chicks have fledged, but the date is unknown.

07/17/2018 by CarolC
Pat R. reports: A photo from today showing one chick about to be fed. There are actually two babies that I can see in this nest behind the parking lot at First Pres. Church

07/14/2018 by CarolC
all 2018 observations by Pat R.

05/23/2018 by CarolC
observer Pat R. reports: My nest behind the First Pres.Church parking lot on the beam had two heads sticking up with an adult flying away – so I have to assume that they are babies. I only saw two heads so I’ll keep an eye out to see if any more show up in the future.

05/06/2018 by CarolC
the incubation date of 5/1 is simply a guess.

05/06/2018 by CarolC
observer reports: My nest still has an adult sitting on the nest.

04/21/2018 by CarolC
observer reports: I could see only one adult osprey lounging on the nest on the horizontal bar.

04/06/2018 by CarolC
observer reports: Today at about 11:15 there was a nest and an osprey guarding it. It is located on an horizontal beam across the field from the back parking lot of First Presbyterian Church.

03/01/2018 by CarolC
no activity

02/18/2018 by CarolC
Nest visible but no activity

08/15/2017 by CarolC
No activity observed

07/13/2017 by CarolC
1 adult and 2 chicks standing in the nest

06/28/2017 by CarolC
1 adult standing in nest tending to at least 1 chick

04/01/2017 by CarolC
1 adult standing in the nest

03/08/2017 by CarolC
2 adults standing on the nest

07/28/2016 by CarolC
No activity observed.

06/30/2016 by CarolC
No activity observed

05/01/2016 by CarolC
1 adult standing on nest

04/10/2016 by CarolC
2 adults standing on nest

03/20/2016 by CarolC
1 adult standing on nest

08/09/2015 by CarolC
1 juvenile standing on utility pole near nest

07/05/2015 by CarolC
2 adults & 1 juvenile standing on nest

06/21/2015 by CarolC
1 adult standing on nest over 1 juvenile sitting in nest

05/10/2015 by CarolC
1 adult standing on nest

04/12/2015 by CarolC
1 adult sitting on the nest

03/08/2015 by CarolC
No activity observed

08/10/2014 by CarolC
No activity observed

07/20/2014 by CarolC
1 fledgling standing on nest eating

06/08/2014 by CarolC
1 adult standing on nest feeding chick(s)

05/11/2014 by CarolC
1 adult sitting on nest

04/25/2014 by CarolC
2 adults sitting on nest

03/27/2014 by CarolC
2 adults standing on nest mating

03/14/2014 by CarolC
No activity observed