Category Archives: Osprey video

Sea change

The last few posts about UV described his quite settled existence. He has no fixed routine -spending different amounts of time in several places – but he uses familiar spots and he can sit for hours! Just like most over-wintering ospreys. On Wednesday … Continue reading

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Settling in again, UV style

UV returned to his wintering grounds in northern Senegal just over a couple of weeks ago. He has been to many familiar places. Here is an overview of his activity. The range shown in the image is 510 sq km. … Continue reading

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UV U turns

The last post on UV described him slowing down and starting to explore. This graphic by Paul of UV’s track on 20 September shows the start of the changed behaviour. Times are UTC. The kinks on the track are usually when … Continue reading

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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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Nest 4: successful fledging, news from elsewhere and a video

A field visit to Nest 4 yesterday confirmed that Y7, the younger juvenile, had fledged successfully. He was on his parents’ favourite perch initially then flew around the area for several minutes before going back to the nest. He had landed on … Continue reading

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Three more visits to Kielder for UV

On 19 July UV arrived at Kielder for his longest visit to date. There were many fixes, so a wealth of detail to enable his activity to be interpreted, which Paul did so well in this post. UV was drawn … Continue reading

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Nest 1A update

The last post on Nest 1A ended with a bit of a cliffhanger as Y3 had fledged but not returned to the nest about 90 minutes later. In fact it was almost twice that length of time before she landed … Continue reading

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