Monthly Archives: April 2012

Another egg

We now have two eggs in Nest 2. Here’s a link to the first footage we have from Nest 2 – taken late last week before she laid her two eggs. There seems to be some concern expressed elsewhere over … Continue reading

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More eggs and mystery male

There is further good news from our Kielder nests.  A third egg is confirmed in Nest 1 and we can now confirm that there is one egg in nest 2. Forestry Commission rangers have spotted that the male on nest … Continue reading

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No eggs at nest two

It seems that we are still without eggs at the second nest; though these birds did return a little later than the original pair.  We hope that they are just a week or two behind the first pair and that … Continue reading

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2 eggs and technical problems

Kielder Castle staff have told us that they saw one egg in the original nest last Thursday (19th April) and a second on Saturday (22nd April). There have been a few technical problems with the live feeds to the Castle … Continue reading

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Good news from nest 2

The Osprey pair has returned to the second nest at Kielder.  This is great news and follows on from the return of the original pair on 3 April.  This means that, once again, we can confirm two active nests.  Last … Continue reading

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Sharing a fish

The Osprey link from the first nest is now up and running and transmitting to the monitor in the Kielder Castle Gift Shop (though not to the tea room or the exhibition yet). The news from the Castle staff is … Continue reading

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On the look out

An osprey was spotted today from Tower Knowe, near the dam end of the reservoir, by two Northumbrian Water rangers.  As the birds return and settle it is worth keeping a look out at all points around the water. Meanwhile … Continue reading

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