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.

                                             

These sightings updated 15/054/2019   Update pending……..                                                               Watch for path/banking erosion at Area 3

Sighting

Location

Comments

Comma

Area 5

 

Little Grebe(FG)

Phoenix hide

 

Garden Warblers

Areas 2, 3 and 4

Four individuals heard – also Blackcaps

8 pairs of Gadwall

On Haugh

 

Whitethroat(JM)

Area 3

 

Nuthatch(DA)

Dalzell woods

Now 20 active nest sites in Dalzell and Barons Haugh

2 Mute Swan nests(LS)

Area 3/on Haugh near the sluice

 

Sand Martins

Area 3

Now at the colony bank – here a resting bird(DA)

Canada Geese(JM)

Cemetary Marsh

Sighted opposite the Screen – possibly nesting? Also 4 on the Haugh….

2 Lapwings(JM)

Marsh hide

Alas not showing breeding signs!

Kingfishers

at Area 3 and nesting at foot of Chestnut Walk

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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