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 17/03/2019    haugh flooded – watch for banking erosion at Area 3

Sighting

Location

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Chiff-chaff singing

Addersgill woods

 

Long-tailed Tit(FG)

Marsh path

Now re-building on left of pathway in willow – here with moss. Also in Chestnut Walk…..

20 + Tufted Duck

On Haugh

 

Gadwall(FG)

On haugh

8 males and one “fortunate” female

9 Goldeneye

On Haugh

 

Treeecreeper(FG)

Marsh Hide path

 

5+ Roe Deer

Marsh Hide

 

Kingfishers

Area 3

Still in area 3 – probably nesting in the back channel

2 Wrens nest-building

From Marsh Path

Both in competitive full song(JM)

Tawny Owls

White Walk yews

This pair are quite high up and difficult to spot

Grey Wagtail

Dalzell Burn

 

Ravens

Viaduct

Now nesting on the downstream side

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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