Nest 3: the youngsters are progressing well

A download today from Nest 3 showed the two young ospreys are building up their muscles and confidence as they near fledging. There is plenty of food to help their growth!

The male feeds the chicks (c) Forestry Commission England

The male feeds the chicks
(c) Forestry Commission England

Sometimes there just isn’t enough room to spread those wings.

The female doesn't get out of the way quickly enough (c) Forestry Commission England

The female doesn’t get out of the way quickly enough
(c) Forestry Commission England

Although on the limited footage VR wasn’t seen doing any exercising until yesterday he had clearly been hard at it.

Here is a video of the pair over the last few days.

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One Response to Nest 3: the youngsters are progressing well

  1. JW4926 says:

    Joanna – the video is just brilliant ……. VR is like a kid with a new toy ……. thank you

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