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.


Water Rails

Marsh/Causeway  Hides



Area 1 hawthorn

Many flocks now flying over

Marsh Harrier(JM) video-clip

Over Haugh

A gliding twisting flight over the reeds looking for flying snipe

Marsh Harrier(BH)

Over Haugh

On all occasions the Harrier has to suffer these distracting attentions(BH)

Little Grebe(JM)

Cemetery marsh pond

From gateway at Chestnut Walk – with stickleback. A new resident there!

8 Whooper Swans

On Haugh


Kingfisher (JM)

Area 3

Distant shot from the seat

Juv. Peregrine(JM)

Over Haugh


Common Darter (JM)

Off Marsh Hide path

Still around basking in any  sunshine