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Forum: Birds Of Prey Friday 26th August 2011, 14:04
Replies: 72
Views: 17,610
Posted By A CHAPLIN
Our Osprey chicks are on the move. Bynack, the...

Our Osprey chicks are on the move. Bynack, the male crossed the North Sea to Bruges and the last position shows he is in France. However Tore, his big sister is enjoying exploring RSPB reserves in...
Forum: Live Bird News from around the World Friday 26th August 2011, 13:37
Replies: 2
Views: 1,160
Posted By A CHAPLIN
It is wonderful news. At first I thought the...

It is wonderful news. At first I thought the photo of Hagpa was an Osprey.

Ann :t:
Forum: Birds Of Prey Friday 19th August 2011, 15:26
Replies: 3
Views: 936
Posted By A CHAPLIN
I don't know when it was filmed but I recently...

I don't know when it was filmed but I recently saw (possibly on the One Show or our local news) the release of a batch of young Kites into Grizedale and wish them well.

Ann :egghead:
Forum: Birds Of Prey Friday 19th August 2011, 15:22
Replies: 72
Views: 17,610
Posted By A CHAPLIN
I wonder if Rothes will make it back next year?...

I wonder if Rothes will make it back next year? she likes a fish farm in France. Next year she may arrive here.

Ann
Osprey Godmother
Forum: Birds Of Prey Friday 19th August 2011, 13:56
Replies: 72
Views: 17,610
Posted By A CHAPLIN
Sad but wonderful news for one young lady. Tore,...

Sad but wonderful news for one young lady. Tore, the oldest (female) chick was last seen on Wednesday at 9.27 am at Loch Garten and the RSPB blog has just announced she is now in Holyhead North...
Forum: Conservation Friday 19th August 2011, 12:59
Replies: 9
Views: 1,090
Posted By A CHAPLIN
Signed. Figure now 1,146,371 and increasing all...

Signed. Figure now 1,146,371 and increasing all the time. They have passed their original figure and now hope for 1,500,000. I hope they will get many more.

Ann :egghead:
Forum: Birds Of Prey Thursday 19th May 2011, 22:36
Replies: 72
Views: 17,610
Posted By A CHAPLIN
After a lot of checking the eggs and listening...

After a lot of checking the eggs and listening EJ's first chick hatched at 22.13.

Here is the clip on UTube courtesy of Alison, who was recording and hoping.
...
Forum: Birds Of Prey Saturday 16th April 2011, 20:09
Replies: 72
Views: 17,610
Posted By A CHAPLIN
Hi Everyone, EJ has been a bit restless on the...

Hi Everyone,

EJ has been a bit restless on the nest and when she half stood up at 19.52 we saw she has laid her second egg. Congratulations EJ and Odin.

The happy father has not returned to the...
Forum: Birds Of Prey Sunday 20th March 2011, 16:59
Replies: 72
Views: 17,610
Posted By A CHAPLIN
Exclamation Loch Garten Ospreys 2011

Hi Everybody,

The webcam is now running at Loch Garten and it is showing a beautiful afternoon up there, unlike here.

http://www.rspb.org.uk/webcams/birdsofprey/lochgartenvideo.aspx

If there is...
Forum: Conservation Saturday 5th March 2011, 13:43
Replies: 13
Views: 3,088
Posted By A CHAPLIN
Signed, and I hope you get as many signatures as...

Signed, and I hope you get as many signatures as we did to stop the sale of English forests.

Good luck, hope everyone on BF signs the petition.

Ann
Forum: Conservation Friday 18th February 2011, 21:51
Replies: 1
Views: 678
Posted By A CHAPLIN
Thank you for the information David. You can rely...

Thank you for the information David. You can rely on my support as usual

Ann :flyaway::flyaway:
Forum: Birds Of Prey Saturday 29th January 2011, 12:00
Replies: 0
Views: 868
Posted By A CHAPLIN
Rutland Water Ospreys - West African Trip

Hi folks, I am sorry I am late posting this, the trip is nearly over. Three members of the Project Team are spending 4 weeks in Gambia and Senegal, wintering places for many Ospreys and for the...
Forum: Live Bird News from around the World Friday 28th January 2011, 21:25
Replies: 172
Views: 34,559
Posted By A CHAPLIN
Please sign our petition to stop this cull going...

Please sign our petition to stop this cull going ahead in March.


http://pixiepaj.com/wildlifevillage/?page_id=782

Thank you.

Ann Chaplin :-C
Forum: Companions for Birding Trips Sunday 23rd January 2011, 12:41
Replies: 3
Views: 2,077
Posted By A CHAPLIN
Anyone who wants a birding holiday in the Med and...

Anyone who wants a birding holiday in the Med and wants to see the hunting stopped please consider taking part in Springwatch Malta.

I don't want to "hijack" this post but there will also be...
Forum: Garden Birds, Bird Feeding & Nestboxes Monday 22nd November 2010, 23:01
Replies: 13,126
Views: 2,072,173
Posted By A CHAPLIN
Hi Josh, I see mostly house sparrows in my...

Hi Josh, I see mostly house sparrows in my garden now and counted 27 on Sunday before they all started moving again. There is a nest in the back eaves of the house next to mine and I am grateful to...
Forum: Garden Birds, Bird Feeding & Nestboxes Monday 11th October 2010, 22:17
Replies: 43
Views: 5,698
Posted By A CHAPLIN
Sorry Toby, the slugs live in a climbing...

Sorry Toby, the slugs live in a climbing hydrangea luckily it has not reached beyond the kitchen extension. I wouldn't put a window feeder that high up it would be sure to fall down. LOL.

Ann
Forum: Garden Birds, Bird Feeding & Nestboxes Sunday 10th October 2010, 19:40
Replies: 43
Views: 5,698
Posted By A CHAPLIN
I have a male Blackbird, Blue and Coal Tits,...

I have a male Blackbird, Blue and Coal Tits, Sparrows and Starlings (when they are around) use the window feeder. I have also had a Robin use it and two years ago a Wren fed her youngsters on...
Forum: Conservation Thursday 7th October 2010, 13:18
Replies: 3
Views: 850
Posted By A CHAPLIN
We spend thousands not only in money but man...

We spend thousands not only in money but man hours protecting these beautiful birds for ********** to shoot them out of the sky (sorry don't know what to call them any more, every name has been...
Forum: Birds Of Prey Friday 27th August 2010, 15:05
Replies: 264
Views: 29,357
Posted By A CHAPLIN
Hi Everybody, Here is the latest blog from...

Hi Everybody,

Here is the latest blog from Debbie Aspinall at RSPB Loch Garten

Friday, 27 August 2010
Africa Beckons and Odin gets tough!...
Forum: Birds Of Prey Friday 27th August 2010, 10:49
Replies: 264
Views: 29,357
Posted By A CHAPLIN
Hi Everybody, Although it appeared the chicks...

Hi Everybody,

Although it appeared the chicks were home alone, dad Odin was nearby watching over them on one occasion he was sat eating a fish nearby despite all the calling from the chicks and...
Forum: Birds Of Prey Monday 2nd August 2010, 13:39
Replies: 44
Views: 6,500
Posted By A CHAPLIN
Thanks for your support June and your husband's...

Thanks for your support June and your husband's Your sentiments echoed mine sent to the Times many years ago which started my involvement with Malta. I don't post much nowadays as I find I keep...
Forum: Birds Of Prey Monday 19th July 2010, 21:13
Replies: 264
Views: 29,357
Posted By A CHAPLIN
Hi Everybody, The third and final chick has...

Hi Everybody,

The third and final chick has flown tonight for the first time and I missed it as usual but here is a link to the clip on UTube showing it flying off and landing back on the nest.
It...
Forum: Birds Of Prey Saturday 17th July 2010, 10:27
Replies: 264
Views: 29,357
Posted By A CHAPLIN
Hi Everybody, The second chick at Loch Garten...

Hi Everybody,

The second chick at Loch Garten fledged last night Friday 16 July 2010 at 18.37 and once flying did not want to return to the nest. It arrived for breakfast this morning to a very...
Forum: Birds Of Prey Saturday 17th July 2010, 09:16
Replies: 3,177
Views: 234,213
Posted By A CHAPLIN
Hi Ann, Please don't worry about Marge shaking...

Hi Ann, Please don't worry about Marge shaking her head it could be the wind, some water or even a feather as they are all moulting. Like when we wash our hair we get water in it and can remove it...
Forum: Birds Of Prey Sunday 11th July 2010, 17:42
Replies: 264
Views: 29,357
Posted By A CHAPLIN
Hi Everybody, It is now official our first...

Hi Everybody,

It is now official our first chick, the eldest in fact fledged today, one down and two to go. Boo Hoo not too soon I hope although the eldest has not flown from the next again yet, it...
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