TAKE OFF!

After minimal wing flaps following over an hour of preening Blue 6H took off towards the water at 1206. Hasn’t been back, oo-er! Hope landing was OK.

Both adults were in trees near the nest to see the great event; both left shortly after the maiden flight.

Images below.

after a few wing flaps, this is the start of the final stretch (c) Forestry Commission England

after a few wing flaps, this is the start of the final unfurl before the maiden flight
(c) Forestry Commission England

off I go! (c) Forestry Commission England

off I go!
(c) Forestry Commission England

 

....last seen at 1206 (c) Forestry Commission England

….last seen at 1206
(c) Forestry Commission England

 

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One Response to TAKE OFF!

  1. thehutts says:

    Great news! That’s 4 fledglings for Kielder for the first time since they returned.

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