Monthly Archives: January 2015

UV stays put

UV stopped travelling down the coast within minutes of the last fix yesterday. He is in the same area this evening. Has he found ‘his’ place? Here is the overview of yesterday afternoon from just after 13.00 GMT. UV roosted very near … Continue reading

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UV goes south. Again

The data on UV today was only until lunchtime, but by then he was nearly as far south in Senegal as he has been to date. Yesterday he spent the afternoon in the Langue de Barbarie area, travelling north mainly up … Continue reading

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Up, down, up again. Anyone confused?!

Yesterday’s update on UV left him quite near his overnight roost so was this going to be his spot for a few days? No, he headed south again and roosted relatively near Rutland Water 30(05)’s most frequented area. He arrived … Continue reading

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UV continues north

Data arrived late afternoon today; the path downloaded onto Google Earth and it felt a bit like turning the next page of a thriller! And this is ‘what happened next’ in the migration of this young osprey. So UV continued … Continue reading

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UV turns back!

The last update was from data before noon on 25 January when UV was flying down the coast of Senegal south of St Louis after roosting near Rutland Water 30(05)’s winter home. This morning UV wasn’t far away from her again. He carried on south … Continue reading

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UV keeps on going

Just a quick update on UV from today’s data. Yesterday he was flying parallel with the Senegal River when the e-mail arrived. He carried on to the coast then headed south, past St Louis. He roosted last night by the … Continue reading

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Some interesting bits about UV in the last couple of days

After the excitement of UV’s move away from Cintra there was a bit of time today to look more closely at some aspects. Roosts As mentioned previously, UV left his inital roost on 21 January and travelled over the sea … Continue reading

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