In reply to SunnyKate2:
Dad feeding Mum as I checked in
he flies,she pulls prey and is very clumsy,stepping on little ones.
she feeds them both
takes prey away
and flies off with remains
Thanks for the great captures Kate, hope she learns very quickly not to stand on the chicks!
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Bit dark in the shade but can see chicks home alone, wonder if Mum gone for food? https://youtu.be/ogdE2W7k8Gs
Crikey! poor chicks , get really knocked about by Mum,but thankfully seem to be strong enough to cope.
She was sitting, but alert to something out front, when she just flew off the nest ,one chick flicked up the nest, she was soon back and tucked them in.
Mum back with a feed,looking good.
good session feed over at 08.28
Sorry I am in Chromebook so it wont let me enlarge Doh!!by time I change to FF would be allover Doh!!!!...hopefully you get the gist !!!!
In reply to WendyBartter:
another feed 10.29 ongoing as i scapped..
well assume it was feed finished 10.33
Thanks Kate, missed that but caught this strange occurrence of Dad bringing food & then flying off with it??? https://youtu.be/51rDcz19JbA
Maybe he knew it was not needed??
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