Nest #6165

Nickname: Eckerd College Chapel
Nest substrate: On the supports of a Chapel
Nest Location Description: South supports of Chapel
Nest Cam URL:
Monitoring Groups: Eckerd College, OspreyWatch Pinellas, Florida Osprey Watchers
Latitude: 27.714059
Longitude: -82.689431
Followers: None

Past Seasons

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

Activity reports

2016 Nest Activity Report by Beth
Adult arrival 03/04/2016 Nestlings
Nest Occupied Yes Fledglings
Nest Active   First chick fledging
Egg laying Chicks last observed
Incubation initiation Nest failure
Clutch hatching Reason for nest failure
2016 Nest Activity Report by kmnoonan
Adult arrival 01/12/2016 Nestlings 0
Nest Occupied Yes Fledglings
Nest Active Yes First chick fledging
Egg laying Chicks last observed
Incubation initiation 03/08/2016 Nest failure
Clutch hatching Reason for nest failure
2016 Nest Activity Report by Nicole27
Adult arrival Nestlings
Nest Occupied No Fledglings
Nest Active   First chick fledging
Egg laying Chicks last observed
Incubation initiation Nest failure
Clutch hatching Reason for nest failure unknown reason
2017 Nest Activity Report by tjlong
Adult arrival Nestlings
Nest Occupied No Fledglings
Nest Active   First chick fledging
Egg laying Chicks last observed
Incubation initiation Nest failure 01/03/2017
Clutch hatching Reason for nest failure unknown reason
2018 Nest Activity Report by Rkirchn
Adult arrival Nestlings
Nest Occupied No Fledglings
Nest Active   First chick fledging
Egg laying Chicks last observed
Incubation initiation Nest failure
Clutch hatching Reason for nest failure adult abandonment

Photos of this nest

Nesting Diaries

03/02/2018 by Beth
No nest present, although 2 ospreys on top of chapel

11/15/2017 by Tom
No Osprey present

11/03/2017 by Tom
No Osprey Present

10/25/2017 by Tom
No Osprey Present

10/21/2017 by Tom
No Osprey Present

10/05/2017 by Tom
Two male, one female found in area, none were in nest

10/03/2017 by Tom
Osprey found around area, but none were present in the nest

05/05/2017 by BWilcox
Nest is still a mess, and no osprey were observed in the area.

04/28/2017 by BWilcox
Nest is still completely falling apart, adult male perched behind the "nest" during observation.

04/20/2017 by BWilcox
Nest is a disaster with no osprey in the area.

04/07/2017 by BWilcox
Nest is falling apart, but both adults are sitting in it (kind of, there isn't much to sit in), male potentially in incubation posture, but I am unsure because again, there is not much of a nest.

03/24/2017 by BWilcox
Nest being rebuilt, slowly but surely. Adult male sitting on beam above nest

03/17/2017 by BWilcox
No nest, one adult male osprey flying near the area

03/10/2017 by BWilcox
No nest, and no osprey

03/01/2017 by BWilcox
Nothing here

02/23/2017 by BWilcox
No nest present, and no osprey in the area.

02/17/2017 by BWilcox
No nest present, but one female adult perched on the beam near where the nest used to be.

02/10/2017 by BWilcox
No nest

01/24/2017 by tjlong
No nest.

01/21/2017 by tjlong
No nest.

01/14/2017 by tjlong
No sign of nest.

01/09/2017 by tjlong
No sign of any nest

01/05/2017 by tjlong
No sign of nest

12/05/2016 by BWilcox
Nest still present, but no osprey seen in the area

11/11/2016 by BWilcox
Nest present, no osprey seen in or around the nest

10/27/2016 by BWilcox
Nest present, osprey flying nearby

06/09/2016 by Nicole27
Nest is in somewhat poor condition. Looks abandoned.

05/05/2016 by kmnoonan
Male eating fish on cross structure at top of chapel, and female standing in nest.

04/20/2016 by kmnoonan
1 bird on support structure one over from the nest. No other bird was observed in the area.

04/14/2016 by kmnoonan
Male on chapel cross, and female in nest.

04/04/2016 by kmnoonan
Male perched on cross at top of chapel. Female joined him with a fish.

03/26/2016 by Beth
Female in nest, male bringing in more nesting material

03/18/2016 by Beth
Female in nest and male perched nearby

03/04/2016 by Beth
Nest is being built on Chapel, male seen