VW fledges from Nest 3

At 12.22 (and 22 secs!) VW took off from Nest 3 on her first flight.

VW decides it is time (c) Forestry Commission England

VW decides it is time…
(c) Forestry Commission England

It is the real thing this time (c) Forestry Commission England

… and off she goes
(c) Forestry Commission England

She had been ‘helicoptering’ high earlier – and has been for a couple of days – but her take off was a much more low key affair. She flew around the area with one of the adults visible too at times.

There will be a video of some of her recent exercise and the fledge later. One more to go at Kielder, the only male. Come on, VN!

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One Response to VW fledges from Nest 3

  1. Cirrus says:

    Well done VW – go go go! Up and away (but not quite yet please)

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