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.

05/07/20    Marsh Hide not available – structural damage due to vandalism makes it unsafe.

Sighting

Location

Comments

Little Egret(DA)

Area 4

And flying (DA)

Otter

Area 5 and Chestnut Walk

 

Roe Deer family(HK)

Marsh hide

 

18 Mute Swans

On haugh

 

Kingfishers

Chestnut Walk area

 

Mute Swan with single chick

Phoenix Hide

Eggs still to hatch

Goosander young(DA)

river

 

Emerald Damselfly male(HK)

Area 3

 

15 Tufted Duck

On haugh

 

Blackcap(JA)

Causeway path

Now the main songster among the warblers

Water Rail

Causeway/Phoenix

Heard calling

Spotted Flycatcher(DA)

Lower Lime Walk

 

Nuthatches

Dalzell

20 successful pairs, all now fledged