Nest #6750

Nickname: #6750 Fripp Inlet #4
Nest substrate: Osprey Nest Platform
Nest Location Description: On Fripp Inlet next to River Club dock and nest #6641
Nest Cam URL:
Monitoring Groups: LowCountry Institute
Latitude: 32.335
Longitude: -80.464
Followers: 2

Past Seasons

Show reports, diaries, and photos from:Current 2017

Activity reports

2017 Nest Activity Report by Sally
Adult arrival 04/15/2017 Nestlings 1
Nest Occupied Yes Fledglings
Nest Active Yes First chick fledging
Egg laying 04/25/2017 Chicks last observed
Incubation initiation 04/26/2017 Nest failure
Clutch hatching 06/05/2017 Reason for nest failure
Nest Activity Report by Sally
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 nest destroyed during storm

Photos of this nest

Nesting Diaries

02/12/2018 by Sally
This pole and platform washed away in September 2017 during hurricane Irma. The nest was found and re-erected. It is registered as Nest #6978.

06/25/2017 by Sally
Egg incubation started April 25. Chick hatched on June 5. Only one chick observed. Doing well and is being fed consistently.

04/15/2017 by Sally
The pole and platform were erected on April 14, 2017. A pair were observed trying to build a nest in a sink on a public dock. As soon as the new nest went up, the couple took to it immediately. The couple continues to mate so we will wait to see if eggs arrive.