MANTON BAY - JULY 2022

Continued from Manton Bay June 2022 

Details about the Manton Bay nest can be found on the season’s opening post 

The season so far:    Maya returned 15 March @ 10:21 & Blue 33(11) on 21 March @ 17:29.  Egg #1 laid 31 March @ c 23:30 & hatched 09 May @ 23:02, Egg #2 laid 03 April @ 18:31 & hatched 10 May @ 12:30 and Egg #3 laid 06 April @ 20:30 & hatched 12 May @ 08:24.  On 20 June the chicks were ringed with their unique blue darvics.  Chick #1 was fitted with 1H1, #2 with 1H2 and #3 with 1H3.  All chicks were females and full details of their biometric data can be found here

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  • Thanks for the new thread KAREN
  • Thanks for the new thread KAREN
  • In reply to patily:

    Thank you for the new month, Karen :)))

    Maya flew in, pottered for a moment, then up to the campost:

    Then 2 of the chicks took turns at showing off - but no huge helicopters at that stage:

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  • Karen W said:

    Continued from Manton Bay June 2022 

    Details about the Manton Bay nest can be found on the season’s opening post 

    The season so far:    Maya returned 15 March @ 10:21 & Blue 33(11) on 21 March @ 17:29.  Egg #1 laid 31 March @ c 23:30 & hatched 09 May @ 23:02, Egg #2 laid 03 April @ 18:31 & hatched 10 May @ 12:30 and Egg #3 laid 06 April @ 20:30 & hatched 12 May @ 08:24.  On 20 June the chicks were ringed with their unique blue darvics.  Chick #1 was fitted with 1H1, #2 with 1H2 and #3 with 1H3.  All chicks were females and full details of their biometric data can be found here

    © Leicestershire & Rutland Wildlife Trust

    Class of 2022 perfectly lined up. Very many thanks Karen

  • Morning ALL and thanks for comments/captures

    Not much happening just now - all three snoozing

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  • 1H3 and 1H2 up and exercising now

    1H3 getting some height

    and 1H2 too - can just see her talons

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  • 1H1 fledged at 5.34 this morning!
  • Thanks Alison - It was an up up and away she went type fledge @ 05.34.49.    Well done the first of the season to fledge as always.