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  • Blog Post: Egg-cellent news from around the UK

    Looks like the stars of our Dates with Nature are busy settling into family life with a wave of eggs being laid over the last couple of weeks. The Manchester peregrines are still sat on one egg, whilst the pair over in Chichester are now sitting on two - one laid on 9 April and one on Sunday. Up...
  • Blog Post: Baby round up

    As the communities have been down most of the week, we thought this would be a great chance to catch you up on our latest baby news: Glaslyn ospreys Following on from our record breaking first chick, Glaslyn ospreys now have three little bundles of joy. To find out more check out the Glaslyn osprey...
  • Blog Post: Urban jungle

    Our Dates with Nature are perfect for anyone who's up for a walk on the wildside, but over the next week some of them are going to get even wilder. As well as peregrines , ospreys , sparrowhawks and choughs next week will see tigers, oragutans, sun bears and hornbills throw into the mix! Ok, so...
  • Blog Post: Chicks a-plenty!

    There's been a bit of a baby boom for our Dates with Nature this week. The three Manchester peregrine chicks were the first to arrive, with the first two chicks making their appearance on 4 May and the third on 6 May. We can't confirm whether the fourth egg has hatched or not, and many people...
  • Blog Post: All according to plan

    Everything seems to be going according to plan up at Aberfoyle . The three osprey chicks are now three weeks old and are looking good. The male is doing a fine job bringing in fish every day, mostly rainbow trout, and the female has had her talons full this week, chasing off an intruder who's been...
  • Blog Post: News from the north

    It's all going on in the north of England at the moment. The first of the Lake District osprey chicks hatched on Friday and the second egg should be hatching any day now. Head over to the Lake District Osprey Project blog and the Facebook page for all the news as it happens. Then the exciting...
  • Blog Post: Best of the rest

    Has EJ managed to protect her eggs against the barrage of rain over the last few days and has spring finally sprung at Loch Garten? Find out more by checking out the latest on the Loch Garten osprey diary . It's anyone's guess how many eggs have hatched in Cardiff as you'll see from the...
  • Blog Post: Raptors around the Rock

    There really isn't a great deal to say about our Peregrines this week, as we've hardly seen anything of them! However, I thought this would be a good opportunity to tell you a bit more about the other raptors we see up at the Symonds Yat rock. Buzzards are seen every day and they are now the...
  • Blog Post: Weekly catch up - eggs and intrigue

    What a week at our Dates with Nature! The first of this year's osprey eggs have been laid. The Glaslyn ospreys are in fact sitting on three at the moment (first was laid on Sat 6, second on Tues 9 and the third on Fri 12). The male has been busy bringing fish back to the nest and taking his turn...
  • Blog Post: A double hat trick for Aberfoyle

    There's something of a baby boom going on at Aberfoyle at the moment and it looks like three is the magic number! There's now three happy, healthy osprey chicks and three chubby peregrines chicks keeping the adult birds on their toes (or should that be talons?). The first osprey chick enjoying...
  • Blog Post: Egg-sellent news

    The breeding season seems to be in full swing. The Manchester peregrines laid their first egg a couple of weeks ago. After raising four chicks last year, fingers crossed there'll be some more good news about eggs from Manchester over the next couple of weeks. And it's not just the peregrines...
  • Blog Post: A drier way to enjoy wildlife this weekend

    It may be June, but we're still not seeing much sunny weather and with a wet and wild weekend ahead, it looks like things aren't going to improve much over the next few days. So why not make the most of a bad situation and watch some of the fantastic wildlife at our Date with Nature sites from...