Osprey Sightings 2020

  • Looks as if influx has begun in earnest ... thanks Alan, just what we need in these troubled times!

     

     2013 photos & vids here

    eff37 on Flickr

  • 27/03 11:03 Carmarthen : Western Osprey, Ammanford
    possible over garden [?]

    27/03 14:00 West Sussex : Western Osprey, Chichester GPs
    one over Ivy Lake this morning
    27/03 17:32 Clwyd : Western Osprey, Denbigh
    one flew high over a garden towards Bodfari mid-afternoon (15:15)
    27/03 20:38 Dorset : Western Osprey, Lytchett Bay
    one over this morning; also 2 Spotted Redshanks
    27/03 20:40 Somerset & Bristol : Western Osprey, Bristol
    one over Redland
  • 27 March 2020  Gwash River posted

    River Gwash Ospreys video  and the text

    Here’s the new arrival in action. Normally when the Ospreys take a fish from us they take it away from the site to eat, on this occasion this bird was quite happy spending 10 minutes picking it apart on a nearby telegraph pole

    And followed it up with a a telescope photo

    17 hrs ·

    Zoom in to find out which Osprey has been the star of today’s video!

    It’s the first time she’s fished with us and she’s been in no hurry to leave. 28/10 keeps us waiting another day

    Yellow 30(05) f  is back!

    Birdie's DU Summaries 2018

  • Couple of interesting sightings

    28/03 10:01 Fife : Western Osprey, Dunfermline

    one flew north over Inverewe Place

    28/03 10:02 Cornwall : Western Osprey, Wadebridge

    one flew over towards estuary (09:50)

    28/03 11:00 Gwent : Western Osprey, Parc Seymour
    one flew north-east over nearby Llanbeder (10:15)
    28/03 12:00 Carmarthen : Western Osprey, Sandy Water Park
    one flew north; viewed from nearby house
    28/03 12:58 Isle of Wight : Western Osprey, Freshwater
    one flew over Copse Lane this morning
  • Sightings in many areas of western France yesterday including Dordogne,Gironde,Landes and Pyrenees-Atlantiques. Whether they will attempt to cross the channel in this wind is another matter.
  • 29/03 11:04 Somerset & Bristol : Western Osprey, Portbury
    probable flew north over Pill (09:40) [?]

    29/03 13:17 Conwy : Western Osprey, Llanrwst

    one caught a fish in the River Conwy before flying off north

    29/03 13:17 Fife : Western Osprey, Burntisland

    one flew north-east over (12:08)

    29/03 14:41 Devon : Western Osprey, Colyton
    one flew over mid-afternoon

    29/03 19:02 Forth : Western Osprey, Bo'ness

    one this afternoon

    29/03 19:14 Cheshire : Western Osprey, Burton Marsh

    one flew north over Burton early afternoon

    29/03 20:52 Devon : Western Osprey, Lundy
    one flew north yesterday; also Black Redstart still
  • Aran or Telyn?

    30/03 13:03 Cornwall : Western Osprey, Wadebridge

    one flew over (12:10)

    30/03 13:04 West Sussex : Western Osprey, Petworth

    one flew over

    30/03 13:57 West Sussex : Western Osprey, Littlehampton

    one flew over garden (12:05)

    30/03 14:42 Fife : Western Osprey, Coaltown of Wemyss

    one flew north

    30/03 16:53 Hampshire : Western Osprey, Liss

    one flew NNE over West Liss (16:34)

    30/03 16:56 Wiltshire : Western Osprey, Middle Woodford

    one flew over Woodford Valley

    30/03 17:25 Dorset : Western Osprey, Weymouth
    one flew up Lorton Valley
    30/03 19:03 Northamptonshire : Western Osprey, Ravensthorpe Reservoir
    one (18:15)
  • In reply to ALAN PETRIE:

    ALAN PETRIE said:

    29/03 13:17 Fife : Western Osprey, Burntisland

    one flew north-east over (12:08)

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    With a bit of luck maybe BLUE YD Alan 

     EJ's Photo Thread    Balgavies Loch Ospreys 2020

  • 31/03 09:02 Cornwall : Western Osprey, Penzance
    one flew over yesterday

    31/03 09:07 Louth : Western Osprey, Seabank
    one yesterday
    31/03 10:08 Cumbria : Western Osprey, Carlisle Airport
    one flew north (10:05)
    31/03 10:58 Lancashire : Western Osprey, Blackpool
    one flew south-east over Layton (09:13)

    31/03 11:56 Cumbria : Western Osprey, Bassenthwaite Lake

    two yesterday

    31/03 11:56 Cumbria : Western Osprey, Arnside

    one flew south-west over Kent Estuary

    31/03 12:59 Norfolk : Western Osprey, Tasburgh
    one in a dead tree, then flew east (07:20)
    31/03 14:06 West Yorkshire : Western Osprey, South Kirkby
    one
    31/03 15:00 Lancashire : Western Osprey, Carleton
    one flew north (14:13)
    31/03 16:16 Lancashire : Western Osprey, Longton
    one flew north over a garden
    31/03 18:03 Norfolk : Western Osprey, Hingham
    one flew north-west this afternoon (16:25)
    31/03 19:02 Cheshire : Western Osprey, Thornton Hough
    one flew over garden (14:30)