Saturday, September 20, 2008

OSPREY

Good news, our Osprey was ringed at a site in Sutherland, on July 9th 2008, one of three in the nest, and a female on measurements, the other two were NM and NN, pics below of the ringers.

Sunday, September 14, 2008

Honey Buzzard

BOULTHAM MERE
What a day, two Honey Buzzards over, 3 Common Buzzards a Hobby and the Osprey,two Green sands and Hundreds of Meadow pipits.



Osprey

Flew in at 10.58 and circled until we last saw it at 11.20am, we had just watched a Honey Buzzard pass over when the Osprey hit the water in the south east corner, stunning.



Osprey

White ring with the letters NP,when we find out about this bird i will post it here on my Blog






Osprey

Though present for twenty minutes or so only dived twice, no fish caught.





Osprey




Osprey

Twenty minutes circling lake, awesome views when in blue sky.





















Osprey

Stunning bird, present around the area for 30 days now.