Tag Archives: Nest 3

Nest updates

Nest 1A nestcam technical problems – just before hatching was due – mean we can’t tell how many chicks have hatched. Osprey Watch and field observations have recorded possible feeding activity. The chicks would have begun hatching during a spell … Continue reading

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Life on Nest 3. Plus a flying visit to Kielder by UV

A download at Nest 3 yesterday coincided with a visit to Kielder by UV. He was near Nest 3 at download time! There was no indication from footage or vocalisation from the incubating male that UV was close by, only … Continue reading

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Double egg day at Kielder

This afternoon the Nest 3 female laid her second egg at 14.08. She’d been behind the nest cup a few minutes earlier when there was still just one egg. As on Nest 4 earlier today she had to see off … Continue reading

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An egg for Nest 3 at last! And other news

The first egg for Nest 3 was laid sometime yesterday afternoon, 24 April. By then the pair had been together for 17 days. They had been mating since their reunion so why the arrival of the first egg is later … Continue reading

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Finally, three eggs visible on Nest 1A. Just!

Gaining insight into what the nest cup on Nest 1A contains has been a tricky task but some of the obstructions  have been moved and partial views are possible. The first time frame by frame analysis of shuffles revealed three … Continue reading

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Nest 3 update

The latest download of footage from the Nest 3 camera plus field observations indicate the family spend long periods away from the nest although it is still the focus for food. The female was last seen on the nestcam on … Continue reading

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Nest 3 specialist subject – food!

Downloads for the last few days at Nest 3 contained a few ’empty nest’ clips but a lot of eating too! Both juveniles have been supplied with plenty of fish. Sometimes only one has been on the nest during the short … Continue reading

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