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Dyfi Osprey Project Ospreys in Wales

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2022 TIMELINE So Far

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๐Ÿฆ… 28th MARCH: Telyn arrives - 18:43
๐Ÿฆ… 5th APRIL: Idris arrives - 09:40

๐Ÿฅš 16th APRIL: 1st EGGย  - 15:48
๐Ÿฅš๐Ÿฅš19th APRIL: 2nd EGG - 18:01
๐Ÿฅš๐Ÿฅš๐Ÿฅš 22nd APRIL: 3rd EGGย  - 17:07

๐Ÿฃ 25th MAY: 1st Chick hatched (time 16:28). Incubation/hatching time: 39.0 days
๐Ÿฃ๐Ÿฃ 26th MAY: 2nd Chick hatched (time 16:39). Incubation/hatching time: 36.9 days
๐Ÿฃ๐Ÿฃ๐Ÿฃ 28th MAY: 3rd Chick hatched (time 09:10). Incubation/hatching time: 35.7 days

๐ŸŸฆ ๐ŸŸฆ ๐ŸŸฆ RINGING - 29th June: We have two girls and one boy (originally thought to be three females), we've named them, as usual, after Welsh rivers and lakes. Blog and ringing video here.

  1. Pedran (Blue 7B0), weight 1695g
  2. Padarn (Blue 7B1), weight 1790g
  3. Paith (Blue 7B2), weight 1830g

๐Ÿฆ… 15th July: PEDRAN fledges at 15:05 at 50.9 days old. Video here.ย 
๐Ÿฆ… 19th July: PADARN fledges at 15:07 at 53.9 days oldย 
๐Ÿฆ… 21st July: PAITH fledges at 13:49 at 54.2 days old

๐Ÿ‘€ LAST SEEN ๐Ÿ‘€
PEDRAN โ€“ 11th August at 09:05 agedย 77.7 days. Respotted in Northumberland 15 days later.
TELYN โ€“ 25th August at 15:37
PAITH โ€“ 29th August at 11:15 agedย 93.1 days.ย Respotted in Anse de Combrit, Brittany 8 days later.
PADARN โ€“ย 12th September at 19:20 agedย 109.1 days
IDRIS โ€“ย 13th September at 19:41

CURRENT BREEDING DYFI-BORN BIRDS

๐Ÿฆ…โ™‚ Merin (2015) โ€” 1st (failed) breeding attempt in Denmark 2018; breeding in Cumbria 2021 onwards.

๐Ÿฆ…โ™‚ Tegid (2016) โ€” breeding in North Wales since 2020 at a private nest. Female un-ringed.

๐Ÿฆ…โ™‚ Aeron (2017) โ€” breeding in North Wales since 2021 with a Poole Harbour female, Blue 014 (2018)

๐Ÿฆ…โ™‚ Dinas (2018) โ€” breeding in North Wales in 2022 with a Poole Harbour female, Blue 019 (2019).

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