Nest #94

Nickname: Mediterranean Manor 1
Nest substrate: Osprey Nest Platform
Nest Location Description: Independant pole and wooden platform. Platform broke in 2011. Osprey chicks were rescued and replaced on a new wooden platform which was installed by Barb Walker, Clearwater Audubon Society.
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Monitoring Groups: OspreyWatch Pinellas, Florida Osprey Watchers
Latitude: 28.0558
Longitude: -82.779359
Followers: None

Past Seasons

Show reports, diaries, and photos from:Current 2012

Activity reports

2012 Nest Activity Report by barbibird
Adult arrival Nestlings 3
Nest Occupied Yes Fledglings 3
Nest Active Yes First chick fledging
Egg laying Chicks last observed 03/27/2012
Incubation initiation Nest failure
Clutch hatching Reason for nest failure

Photos of this nest

Nesting Diaries

03/27/2012 by barbibird
3/26/12 - Male osprey brought in a fish and hadn't quite let go of it. The young osprey managed to get hold of it as well. The male took off with the fish and with the chick still attached. He dropped the fish and the baby and then dove down to get the fish. We put the baby back 3/27/12 at noon.

03/27/2012 by barbibird
3/27/12 - Three chicks present in the nest. The largest one had his/her head down but did move.