Where today?

Since the last post about UV he has been a bit of a gadabout. He has visited places such as an irrigation canal and the surrounding land some 11 km east of the centre of his main wintering area.

18 Dec: a few hours inland

18 Dec: a couple of hours inland

He has flown at elevations of over 500m ASL at times – as he did when heading back to the coast from the canal area. On several sorties south around the Langue de Barbarie National Park he has interspersed high and low flying as he did in this typical long flight.

17 Dec: a foray along S spit

17 Dec: a foray along S spit

The flight in the image below around the breach that separates the two parts of the Langue de Barbarie is quite typical of others that last around an hour.

21 Dec: a mixed altitude foray

21 Dec: a mixed altitude foray

UV has also perched in the area around Lac Guembeul and scrub nearer the coast. The last image shows the extent of his range over the last couple of weeks.

UV's recent range

UV’s recent range

Seasons greetings to blog followers from Kielder Ospreys and many thanks for your interest and support.



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10 Responses to Where today?

  1. Lin says:

    Season’s Greetings to you too! Thanks for all the updates on UV!

  2. JW4926 says:

    Warmest wishes to you too Joanna …… and to Paul and of course, UV and all of the Kielder Ospreys wherever they may be. Thank you all for the news, blogs and updates …… it’ll soon be next season :-)

  3. Cirrus says:

    I’m reading this Christmas morning! Lovely to get a surprise Blog. Thank you and Happy Chritmas to you (an you UV :) ).

  4. Vivien Finn says:

    Thanks for the update, Joanna. I hope you’re enjoying a somewhat very special Christmas day.

  5. Best Wishes for 2017 and for the return of all our Ospreys, not too long now. UV seems to be having a real gad about. Thanks for all your posts.

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