Monthly Archives: September 2012

Who’s that on MY nest?

Well that is what any of the ospreys from Nest 2 would have been thinking if they’d been around when a kestrel sat on the nest this afternoon! If on a nearby tree one of them would almost certainly have flown … Continue reading

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Who’s catching the fish?

The juvenile ospreys and dad are still around and sometimes a fish is eaten on the nest. Both the female juvenile 1H and dad have been seen landing with one. So 1H could be catching fish, but today she was … Continue reading

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A short visit to ‘home’

The two juveniles from Nest 2 are still around but spending less and less time on the nest. One was visible through some mist yesterday for a short while, just sitting on the nest. Today at around 1130 both flew … Continue reading

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Getting older and bolder

The juveniles on Nest 2 are getting more adventurous. On Sunday they were absent from the nest area for several hours. One flew around the local area before heading off towards the water. The other flew from a branch of … Continue reading

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Routine morning

Field observations on Friday morning found the two youngsters on Nest 2 with a fish each, tucking in solidly for an hour! So a repeat of activity reported in the last post. At about 1030 the nestcam had shown just … Continue reading

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