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.

31/05/20    any sighting of someone carving on trees – report to police immediately.

Sighting

Location

Comments

Great-spotted Woodpecker(BH)

Dalzell

Adult feeding young about to fledge. 7 active pairs recorded there

Garden Warbler(JM)

Area 3

On distant tree. Three males singing along the river section areas 3-4

Water Rail(DA)

Marsh hide

 

20 Mute Swans

On Haugh

Incl. the nesting pair at Phoenix end

4 Tufted duck

On Haugh

And a drake Wigeon

Tawny Owl chick(DA)

Yew trees

One of two seen with parents

Heron(DA)

Cemetery marsh

 

Sedge Warbler(BH)

On haugh

Also Whitethroat at Area 3(DA)- one of two pairs there

Blackcap(A oS)

Area 4

in full song