The second egg has hatched! In the midst of a crow attack, the second chick decided to make an appearance at 10:26 this morning. The crows have been very cheeky today, but Mrs G and Aran make a good defensive team! Here is some footage of chick number two.
The first chick of 2019 has hatched on the Glaslyn nest! The First Chick hatched at 11:42 this morning. A slight dent was spotted in the egg late last night and by early this morning it was clear that a hatching was progressing well. It was fully clear of the shell by 11:42. We’re glad […]
Aran is back! At 07:57 this morning Aran returned to Mrs G on the Glaslyn nest. He appears to have a few ruffled tail feathers, but for now, he seems to have won the territory battle with Tegid. He has been largely absent from the Glaslyn nest since Wednesday when it became clear he was […]
Aran has not been present at the Glaslyn nest since 15:07 yesterday when he was seen chasing Tegid (Z1) away for the last time. Tegid was first spotted in the Glaslyn valley on Tuesday afternoon which is when we believe the battle for the nest began. This airborne battle is the reason Aran has not […]
We are pleased to have a stall at the Eco Bro Greenshoots Fair ar Penrhyndeudraeth this Saturday, 11th May. There will be plenty of stalls, activities for children and you can exchange your leftover plants and seeds for ones you don’t already have! Find more information here.
You will all have heard by now that Mrs G has laid three eggs this season, meaning she has laid 51 in her lifetime. She is now the only osprey to have laid that many eggs in England and Wales. We already knew what a magnificent bird she was but it’s nice to celebrate such […]
A big congratulations to Gwen, Gail and Huw for completing the Harlech Triathlon on Sunday! They swam, ran and cycled a total of 27.4 kilometres to raise money for Bywyd Gwyllt Glaslyn Wildlife, and even conquered some PBs along the way. A wonderful effort and achievement, thank you. We couldn’t resist sharing some of these […]
EGGSTRAORDINARY Mrs G has just laid the second egg of 2019!!! She stood up at 11:42 this morning, April 16, to reveal the egg. This is the 50th egg laid by Mrs G in her lifetime. An extraordinary achievement by an extraordinary osprey. Here is the moment Mrs G laid her second egg. Aran was […]
EGG-CITING NEWS… We have an egg!!! Mrs G stood up and revealed the egg at 11:21 on Saturday, 13th April. Congratulations Mrs G and Aran. If you missed it or just want to watch it again (we don’t blame you), here is the moment Mrs G laid her first egg around 11:21 Saturday morning.
This season doesn’t seem to be letting up with excitement just yet. The news that yet another Glaslyn chick has been sighted back in the UK brought us great delight. This time Blue W0, a chick from 2015, the first year Aran and Mrs G bred together. Blue W0 was photographed by Sam Hood on […]