___Up-to-date Wildlife Sightings

This web page is designed to provide current information (see date below) on wildlife sightings at Baron’s Haugh RSPB reserve.  This information and photographs will normally be gathered by members of Hamilton RSPB group and other visitors to the Haugh 

These sightings updated  15/12/2017  


mostly ice cover – paths iced over

Jack Snipe

Marsh Hide

Check flooded vehicle “tracks” to right of fence

Magpies v Kestrel            (video-clip)(BS)(11th)

Marsh hide

Excellent coverage of this deliberate tail-tweaking !

Canada geese

On Haugh

And 6 Greylags

37 Whooper Swans

On Haugh


Kestrel male

Marsh Hide

Seen nearly every day now


Marsh Hide(well out to left)

Perching on hawthorn bush with female nearby

Sparrowhawk attacking small birds over the pool

Marsh Hide



 Area 1

Many around now despite the cold

Water Rail

Causeway Hide


Teal and Wigeon

Marsh hide

Now in good numbers around the new pool