Nest #4668

Nickname: Honey Horn-Field
Nest substrate: Osprey Nest Platform
Nest Location Description: Coastal Discovery Museum--pole mounted platform in field
Nest Cam URL:
Monitoring Groups: LowCountry Institute
Latitude: 32.21191
Longitude: -80.742361
Followers: 2

Past Seasons

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

Activity reports

2014 Nest Activity Report by JohnF
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
Nest Activity Report by JohnF
Adult arrival 03/01/2018 Nestlings
Nest Occupied Yes Fledglings
Nest Active Yes First chick fledging
Egg laying Chicks last observed
Incubation initiation 04/13/2018 Nest failure
Clutch hatching Reason for nest failure

Photos of this nest

Nesting Diaries

07/14/2018 by JohnF
Observer Pam W. reports that while there is an adult by the nest at times, there do not seem to be any chicks. The nest has probably failed.

07/14/2018 by JohnF
2018 observations by Pam W.

06/18/2018 by JohnF
observer reports that Mom is still sitting on eggs.

05/09/2018 by JohnF
observer reports that Mom still seems to be incubating eggs.

04/18/2018 by JohnF
4/17/18 osprey sitting on nest in incubation posture; observed 2nd osprey flying in with something; cannot verify start of incubation so guessed

04/03/2018 by JohnF
Observer reports: Osprey at CDM was sitting on the platform and then on the corner stilt

03/28/2018 by JohnF
Observer reports that the female apparently had two male suitors. She finally seems to have chosen once and has been seen in the nest.

03/16/2018 by JohnF
Despite the pair photographed in mating behavior at the nest site, no nesting has occurred. The assigned monitor checks 2 or 3 times per week and reports no nesting.

03/01/2018 by JohnF
pair observed flying in mating behavior

02/27/2018 by JohnF
no activity

07/06/2017 by JohnF
No activity observed

06/27/2017 by JohnF
No activity observed

06/19/2017 by JohnF
2 adults standing in nest

04/12/2017 by JohnF
1 adult standing in nest

04/07/2017 by JohnF
1 adult standing in nest

03/29/2017 by JohnF
1 adult standing in the nest

07/15/2016 by JohnF
No activity observed.

06/10/2016 by JohnF
No activity observed

05/30/2016 by JohnF
1 adult standing on nest

03/31/2016 by JohnF
1 adult sitting in nest; 1 adult standing in nest

03/24/2016 by JohnF
1 adult standing on nest platform

03/17/2016 by JohnF
1 adult flew in & out of nest repeatedly.

03/02/2016 by JohnF
1 adult standing on nest.

07/16/2015 by JohnF
No activity observed

06/12/2015 by JohnF
No activity observed

05/28/2015 by JohnF
No activity observed

04/09/2015 by JohnF
No activity observed

03/26/2015 by JohnF
2 adults standing on nest chirping

06/26/2014 by JohnF
1 adult standing on nest chirping

05/16/2014 by JohnF
No activity observed

04/17/2014 by JohnF
1 adult sitting on nest; 1 adult flying over nest

04/02/2014 by JohnF
3 adults standing on nest platform

03/13/2014 by JohnF
Platform installed in February, 2014. No nest has been started.