Monthly Archives: August 2016

Nest 3 update

The last Nest 3 update was a couple of weeks ago. At that time the female hadn’t been seen since 12 August and she hasn’t been captured on footage since nor been seen during field observations. The male has been bringing … Continue reading

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More intrusions at Nest 2 including UV

CN2 – the persistent intruder over recent days – hasn’t been seen on Nest 2 since Thursday. 37 has been coming to the nest with plenty of fish for Y6. She tends to eat part of her meal on the nest then departs … Continue reading

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CN2 returns and Nest 1A news

Yesterday was a ‘CN2 free’ day on Nest 2. 37 brought two fish for Y6 within 90 minutes. Y6 ate on the nest for nearly an hour then flew away with the remains. 37 left with the trout after a few minutes of … Continue reading

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Nest 2 update

Within the last half hour 37 has arrived with a fish for Y6. Normal service resumes, we hope.

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Nest 2 is too interesting!

The last post described another visit to Kielder by UV, who is most attracted to the Nest 2 area. He isn’t the only one. There have been more intrusions recorded by the nestcam on that nest than Nest 1A. The … Continue reading

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News about a couple of Kielder males

Although UV had a day off visiting Kielder on Wednesday he was back on Thursday and displayed his usual close interest in Nest 2. Inspection of footage didn’t find even a distant dot but comparing his data with the nestcam … Continue reading

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UV visits youngsters at Kielder!

On 15 August UV paid a relatively short visit to Kielder Forest – under four hours. The next day he returned for about eight hours. His presence was noted by ospreys at two nests at least, Nests 2 and 4. … Continue reading

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Look who didn’t migrate!

At 09.55 this morning Mrs YA who hasn’t been seen since early on 7 August landed on her nest as if it was a couple of hours later. She was closely followed by YA and their behaviour took us back to courtship … Continue reading

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Nest 3 update

The latest download of footage from the Nest 3 camera plus field observations indicate the family spend long periods away from the nest although it is still the focus for food. The female was last seen on the nestcam on … Continue reading

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Osprey Watch Report: 14 August

It was a fairly incident free day re ospreys for the last Sunday of Osprey Watch. But Tim, who stayed behind, had a great ‘spot’ of a passage bird of a different species:- Today was overcast all day and, while … Continue reading

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