Monthly Archives: May 2012

Buzzed by Buzzards

Joanna has been back to Kielder today and has sent in the following report: I saw some interesting activity around nest 1 between about 12:45 and 13:15. I was looking through my scope from the south shore and could see … Continue reading

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A pair and some eggs

Joanna, an Osprey Watch volunteer, was at Kielder yesterday and was watching the live video footage at the Castle from nest 2. The male had come in at about 13:05 apparently, and took over incubating whilst the female flew off.  … Continue reading

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Video from Nest 2

Click here for a Forestry Commission video from nest 2 showing a brief glimpse of the eggs.

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Three eggs for nest 2

This morning the Kielder Castle shop staff have spotted a third egg on the second nest so we now have three eggs in both nests. Yesterday the staff at Leaplish also had a great view across the inlet of an … Continue reading

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Incubating; oblivious to technology challenges

Both osprey pairs are doing well, with the two males bringing back plenty of fish for females who are sitting on a total of five eggs. The male on Nest 1 has been seen incubating eggs while the female ate … Continue reading

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