All chicks are now fledged and are gaining superb flying practice and for a change the Scottish summer weather has not been all about deluge and torrential rain, but we Brits are great at moaning about the weather and this seasons chicks have had to contend with searing heat, as we have a proper summer sunny period. This brought about a period of inactivity and the weather was too hot for osprey chicks and volunteers alike!At cooler times during this balmy summer, conditions have been excellent for fishing and bumper supplies must mean fit and healthy birds getting into prime condition, in readiness for that all important first migration journey which is looming in the not too distant future. Keep up to date at The Tweed Valley Osprey Project blogspot.
- One of the eight landed at Bemersyde last week after the river had risen and settled back. For further details... fb.me/1qaI81n8w 1 day ago
- Something for the weekend:- As part of the Borders Heritage Festival, Traquair House is bringing to life its past... fb.me/A8n6uqHN 4 days ago
- Bemersyde having fun today. Limited rod availability for September and October. Book on-line at:-... fb.me/3joVVRCbY 4 days ago