Nest #5 status and archive, 2014-15

This banded male is 7 years old. He was sighted at Cape Royds last year, but failed to raise a family. This year he appeared in the same location as last year and has found a mate. Their nest is in the Seaview group and is an open area with little protection from the Skuas besides each other. They are Oreo and PeeWee named by the children in Ms LaCosta's 4th grade class at Parkview Elementary School, Lamar CO.

FIrst egg was sighted Nov 18th, 2014

First chick hatched

   
Nest #5 Band #29809, Male The Seaview breeding group
Oreo and PeeWee The Seaview breeding group
       
Nov 16 Nov 18 Nov 19 Nov 20
Oreo and PeeWee Oreo on the nest with 1 egg, and PeeWee standing nearby Oreo on the nest with egg, and PeeWee standing nearby PeeWee on the nest, 2 eggs, Oreo has returned to the ocean to feed.
 
Nov 21 Nov 22 Nov 23 Nov 24
     
PeeWee on the nest, 2 eggs.