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.

Update pending


These sightings updated 18/08/2019    




Marsh Hide

Kingfishers fishing in small pool to the left

Greenshank with fish(FG)

Marsh Hide

Usual stickleback prey – 2 birds seen

Female Shoveler

On Haugh


Friendly Fox(JM)

Marsh path

Through the hide slits

Little Grebes

On haugh


Green Sandpipers

Marsh Hide

Two washing and one flying(JM) Still some around even with higher water level


Marsh Hide


2 Otters(BH)

Area 3


Water Rails

Causeway hide

Heard calling and seen with chicks

Heron v Short-tailed Vole

 (1 – 4)(DA)

Marsh Hide

1 – catching  2 – drowning  3 – swallowing  4 – downing the meal