• Watching, waiting, anticipating... a fledge!

    22nd July 2017

    The eaglet at Tiroran Community Forest is just over 10 weeks old today and is set to fledge within the next couple of weeks.

    White-tailed eagles usually fledge at 12-13 weeks old so it has a little longer to go yet before it makes its first flight and our visitors are seeing it becoming ever-more active in the nest.

    We’ve been seeing the chick – who we think is female and is now adult-sized – flapping…

    • 23 Jul 2017
  • All in a flap

    4th July 2017

    The huge eaglet in Tiroran Community Forest has been getting flappy and giving our visitors fantastic views!

    The chick, who we think may be a female (according to the measurements taken by the ringing team back on 9th June), is becoming ever more active on the nest, much to the delight of our Mull Eagle Watch visitors. With brown plumage, it is rather camouflaged on the eyrie but of course, our fantastic…

    • 5 Jul 2017