“The Poole Harbour Osprey Project” online talk with Liv Cooper, project co-ordinator from Birds of Poole Harbour Charity

Date: Friday 11 February 2022

Friday 11th February 2022 from 7.30pm until 9pm.

The project, which started in 2017, involves the translocation of 60 juvenile Ospreys from Scottish nests into the Poole Harbour area. This process aims to create a bond between the young Ospreys and their new local area, before they leave on their first treacherous migration, usually to West Africa. The bond draws the Ospreys back to Poole Harbour on their return to the UK, after at least 2 years maturing in their wintering grounds, when they will identifying suitable nesting sites. The translocation therefore lays the foundations for their return as a breeding bird to the South Coast, 180 years on from their local extinction.  For all the details and to book your place, please click here.

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