Loch Garten ospreys

Loch Garten ospreys

Loch Garten ospreys
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  • Then there were three.......

    Good morning from Loch Garten. The exciting news today is that Seasca, our middle chick, has definitely left on her migration south! In fact, as of 9pm yesterday evening she had got as far as the Bay of Biscay, on the west coast of France! Hopefully it's...
  • So long EJ!!

    Well, it’s (sort of) official – EJ seems to have gone! We haven’t seen her since she dropped off two fish on Monday morning for her trio of offspring (leaving aside a case of mistaken identity on Tuesday morning by our enthusiastic volunteers...
  • Counting down the days to our final farewells to EJ!

    It’s that time of year again and we are preparing to say goodbye to our chicks for good. Our young ospreys have been flying for well over 4 weeks now but recently they don’t seem too keen to venture far from the nest. The heavy rain and strong...
  • No Trout about it, our chicks are learning to fish!

    Good morning all! Eleven weeks ago our chicks were barely out of their eggshells. Now we have three big healthy young ospreys, a worthy testament to the last 60 years spent defending nests from egg thieves and ensuring the continued survival of this beautiful...
  • Incoming osprey...DUCK!

    EJ, the matriarch of Loch Garten, is a dab hand (talon?) when it comes to fishing. However, she likes to make life easy for herself by fishing at the fish farm at Rothiemurchus, which is the local osprey supermarket. The usual reaction when I tell people...
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