Tag Archives: Calvert Trust/NWT cruises

Cracking visitor photos!

We’ve received some lovely photos from a couple of visitors to Kielder, taken in very dfferent locations. The first two photos were taken by Richard from Co. Down. He was in the bird hide along Forest Drive. For those who … Continue reading

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Double session of Motor Boat Cruises, a special event!

The Calvert Trust had a big booking for their Motor Boat Cruise yesterday, twice the two boats’ capacity. Rising to the challenge a double session was arranged, 16.00-18.00 and the usual 18.00-20.00. NWT volunteer Margaret did a double shift, here is her … Continue reading

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Motor Boat Cruise Report: 13 July

Here’s Margaret’s report on the latest Calvert Trust cruise:- In mid afternoon as I sat at my desk working the heavens opened and torrential rain hammered the windows and I thought we were in for a miserable time on the … Continue reading

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6 July: Motor Boat Cruise Report and UV visits Kielder again!

In chronological order, on Wednesday UV made a short visit to Kielder Forest. The data showed he was near Nest 3 but there wasn’t a scheduled recording. The Nest 1A camera came up trumps when he flew in that area! … Continue reading

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Osprey Watch and Motor Boat Cruise Reports for 26 June – and more

The Kielder weather in the morning into early afternoon was better than forecast but then it went somewhat downhill! Nevertheless visitors looked on the bright side as these reports show. Osprey Watch Report: 26 June We hosted 125 visitors – … Continue reading

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Calvert Trust Motor Boat Cruise Report. And a line on UV

Data in an early email showed UV was still near the area he roosted last night, south of Carlisle. The weather is much improved so maybe he’ll think about moving on today. The Calvert Trust Motor Boat cruise on Sunday was quite … Continue reading

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News from the first Osprey Watch weekend

Before the Osprey Watch news, a short update on UV. He was still in France roaming around  south east of Cherbourg mid morning today. The weather forecast suggests the next good day to cross the Channel is Friday. Osprey Watch, run by NWT … Continue reading

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