MANTON BAY – JULY 2020

  • Fantastic capture taken by Chris Wood of 080 and 082 sitting on the perch along side Maya

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    © Leicestershire & Rutland Wildlife Trust

  • FISH @ 12:24

    33 arrives with a headless fish

    looks for Maya who is approaching the nest

    12:25   Maya takes the fish

    and starts feeding 081 and 082.      083 stands back

    12:27   33 takes off

  • 12:30    While waiting his turn, 083 does some wing exercising

    © Leicestershire & Rutland Wildlife Trust

  • 12:35   083 now approaches the line and patiently waits

    12:37    081 turns away and wipes his beak

    12:41     082 turns away.   Maya now feeds 083 having a good chunk of fish herself

    12:45     083 turns away and wipes his beak and 081 goes for seconds :-)

    © Leicestershire & Rutland Wildlife Trust

    All the family fed apart from 080 who has not come to the nest

  • 083 lifting high now - what a great effort from the youngster

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  • Intruder alter!

    33 and Maya on the nest protecting 081 and 083

    threat quickly passes and 33 flies off

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