Nest #4 status and archive, 2014-2015

 

This banded male #4627 is 8 years old, and with his mate successfully raised one chick last year. Their nest is in the Centerfield breeding group and near some large rocks for good protection against the Skuas. They have been named by Jan Petterson's class at Gaspe Elementary School in Gaspe, Quebec. His name is Percy and hers is Snowflake.

The first eggs were sighted on Nov 18th, 2014

Banded male #4627 The Centerfield breeding group
Percy was here on Nov 5th, he buildt his nest and waited for the mate to show up. We fist saw her on Nov 16th. Can you find him?

 

Nov 5 Nov 16 Nov 18 Nov 19
Percy waiting for the mate. Snowflake on the nest, Percy standing nearby. Snowflake on the nest, Percy standing nearby, 2 eggs Snowflake on the nest, Percy standing nearby, 2 eggs
 
Nov 20 Nov 21 Nov 22 Nov 23

   
Percy on the nest, 2 eggs. Snowflake has returned to the ocean to feed. Percy on the nest, 2 eggs.