Category Archives: CWT Ospreys

A couple of bits and pieces

There shouldn’t be another egg on Nests 1 and 2 today (that’s tempting fate) so this post has a few bits of ‘catch up’ news. First, on 13 April an unringed intruder had the temerity to land on Nest 1. … Continue reading

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First Kielder ‘grandchicks’ take to the air!

Avid osprey fans will no doubt have seen the CWT Foulshaw Moss blog announcing that their chicks have fledged. Wonderful news for them, and for us because the adult female is 2010 Kielder born Blue 35. So the three young fledglings are our … Continue reading

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Yorkshire Fog in Northumberland!

It is just as well the Nest 1 chicks will be ringed next week because they are virtually invisible in the Yorkshire fog (Holcus lanatus) growing so well on the nest edge! The chicks are walking about the nest and … Continue reading

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News from other nests!

The Cumbria Wildlife Trust have very kindly sent us images to share on the Kielder Ospreys blog of the chicks at Foulshaw Moss, where Kielder born Blue 35 is breeding with a male from the Lake District. As you can see, … Continue reading

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Another good day at Kielder – and for Kielder!

Fantastic news from Cumbria, Kielder born Blue 35 has two chicks with Bassenthwaite male White YW at their nest in South Cumbria. Here is the blog from the CWT about it. Shame about the loss of colour in the images, … Continue reading

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Blue 35 in South Cumbria

Regular readers of this blog will know that a Nest 1 born female, Blue 35, who hatched in 2010, is in South Cumbria nesting on a Cumbria Wildlife Trust CWT) reserve, Foulshaw Moss,with a male from Bassenthwaite. The CWT have … Continue reading

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Great news from Cumbria!

Regular readers may remember that last summer we learnt that Blue 35, a female born in 2010 on Kielder Nest 1 to the original breeding pair on that nest, had a failed nesting attempt at Foulshaw Moss in South Cumbria. … Continue reading

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