Category Archives: Blue UV

Action again!

UV had been having a quiet time recently – partly weather induced by several wet days. The solar powered battery on his GSM/GPS transmitter was low as a result, and this could have hidden a few outings. However, on Tuesday … Continue reading

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Growing youngsters, and a bit about UV

The chicks on Nests 1A and 2 are looking more like young ospreys every day. They have been getting used to walking round the nests and beating their wings, albeit with some ‘rain stops play’ interludes. Like yesterday, all day. … Continue reading

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UV settled? Not yet

The last post about UV mentioned that he was spending much of his time in one area – so was he thinking of settling there? Almost as soon as the words were on paper, UV appeared to lose some interest. … Continue reading

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UV – at Kielder again, and more

The last update on UV was just over a week ago. Since then he’s spent many hours in a relatively small area either by water or a short distance away in an area of some timber blocks but also clear … Continue reading

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Racking up the air miles

After UV’s visit to Kielder on 18 May he had a quiet few days over a small range. Dull or wet weather at times resulted in the GSM/GPS transmitter’s battery running low so there were few fixes. But from 24 to 26 May … Continue reading

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Right time, right place

On Thursday 18 May the Kielder Ornithologist, Martin, showed Emyr and Janine of Dyfi Osprey Project Yellow 37 and White YA’s nest areas. (Congratulations to Dyfi on their first hatch today!) Some readers may not know that Emyr and Janine worked … Continue reading

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Intruderfest

Before covering the subject of this post there’s some disappointing news about the Nest 1A webcam. The camera stopped streaming yesterday and web coverage may not be possible for a couple of weeks or so. We can confirm YA and Mrs YA are … Continue reading

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