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 Lanarkshire RSPB group and other visitors to the Haugh.

2/04/20    Reserve closed to visitors                        

Sighting

Location

Comments

Nuthatch (BH)

Dalzell

Nuthatches now active in renovating the nest-holes etc

Chiff-chaff(BH)

Area 3

Newly arrived. Next to look for – Willow Warbler

Sand Martin(DA)

Carbarns pool

50 seen. Also White Wagtail(DA) and 20 Meadow Pipit(DA)

Wigeon in flight(BH)

Over Haugh

 

Grey Wagtail(JA)

Area 1 mud area

Also a pair of Pied Wagtails often there

Kingfisher nesting

Area 3

Seen across from seat in same spot as last year’s nest site

Heron(BH)

On Haugh

 

Canada Geese(BH)

Area 4

 

Long-tailed tit nest

Causeway Hide path

on left in ivy as you enter pathway. Another nesting at area 5(DA)

Starling at nest(BH)

Dalzell woods

 

Roe Deer(DA)

In Haugh area

Out in the open – but please report any hunters with dogs

Buzzard(BH)

Over haugh

 

Reed Bunting

Around haugh

 

Bullfinch(BH)

Area 4