Monthly Archives: July 2013

Away Day at Bassenthwaite

On Wednesday 30th July some staff and volunteers from the Kielder Osprey Project had a trip to Bassenthwaite to exchange ideas with the Lake District Osprey Project team.¬† We started by admiring the screens and set up at Whinlatter Visitor … Continue reading

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Miscellaneous bits!

Before the chick on Nest 1 was ringed on Monday it had a pretty busy morning and a video of its activity is here. The apparent weight of the youngster at ringing is inconsistent with it being a male; so … Continue reading

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Nest 1 ringing: 29 July 2013

There were some extremely heavy showers at Kielder on Monday but by about 14.30 a small group set off in a window of blue sky/white cloud to ring the Nest 1 chick. YA was quick to circle alarming, Mrs YA … Continue reading

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Look at my new ring!

Nest 1 chick was ringed this afternoon. A male. Blue 6H. More later!

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New video of Nest 1

There is a new video showing some action from the weekend here.

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Osprey Watch Report: 28 July 2013

Having observed the weather forecast in the morning we knew we were in for a very wet day, how true that forecast was! For all the continual wet we were happy to welcome some 70 people of all ages, many … Continue reading

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Osprey Watch Report: 27 July 2013

The watch was set up by 10:30 and as soon as the error message was cleared from the screen we saw a part eaten fish on nest. Neither the female nor the chick seemed interested. On checking an osprey had … Continue reading

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