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Osprey Tracking Update – 2nd December 2015

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It’s been another pretty quiet week for our two young ospreys in the Gambia.

The majority of FR3’s activity has been focussed around the villages of Faraba Sutu and Kafuta, slightly further west than last week. The only exception to this was on the 28th when FR3 made a quick return visit towards Ndemban, having spent a lot of time there earlier in the month.

FR3's movements between 23rd and 29th November 2015 ©Scottish Wildlife Trust

FR3’s movements between 23rd and 29th November 2015 ©Scottish Wildlife Trust

Our contact from Rutland, Chris Wood has just headed out to this part of the Gambia and is hoping to catch up with FR3 and any other ringed or tagged ospreys whilst there. We wish him every luck and look forward to hearing any news that he can bring us.

FR4's activity from 25th-29thNovember 2015 ©Scottish Wildlife Trust

FR4’s activity from 25th-29th November 2015 ©Scottish Wildlife Trust

Meanwhile, FR4 appears to be very at home among the Baobolon wetlands and has only been travelling up to a maximum of 4km (2.5 miles) from the main roosting area.

Remember you can check out the latest data for yourselves by visiting our tracking page

Jonathan

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