My Blackbirds Fledge… and I move the camera to a new nest!

I can’t believe how quickly the blackbirds duo have grown and, this week, they left the nest, fledging successfully into the garden. The parents have been bringing loads of food to the nest… Continue reading

Our Owlets are growing fast!!

When I turned up at Yew View this week, I was straight up to the office and I simply could not believe how much the owlets had grown in a week! We have… Continue reading

NestEnders Update – April 7th

It’s all ‘go’ in my garden and, at this time of the year, I spend a silly amount of time watching footage, uploading and processing clips and sharing my footage. The incredible response… Continue reading

Badger duo, Otters, Jay and Roe deer…

The rest of the wildlife at Yew View this week has been somewhat eclipsed by arrival of the Tawny owlets! After many hours of going through all the footage of them, I managed… Continue reading

We have owlets!!!!

It has been torture… to watch ‘my’ owlets hatch on a low res feed from Yew View. I was desperate to get on site to take a look at all the footage… and… Continue reading

Expectant Tawny Parents, Otters and a Buzzard Stare!

Tackling the M42 and M5 on a morning is never a pleasant experience, but the 2 hr commute to Yew View is always worth it, especially when you are met with a view… Continue reading

Are the Blue tits going to nest in the Sitting Room???

From that first peep through the entrance into my Sitting Room nest box, I have been keeping my fingers crossed that the blue tits would choose this box to raise a family. After… Continue reading

Getting ready for owlets… and otters in the pond!

We are now heading towards the end of incubation in our tawny box, with the eggs due to hatch towards the end of next week. It is very exciting and I can’t wait… Continue reading

The NestEnders Season hits the WildlifeKate Website!

This is always a busy time of year for me and lots of the projects that I have planned over the winter months, hopefully, start to come into action! The nest box projects… Continue reading

Squirrel visitors in the Tawny Box and Otters in the pond!

We are now half way through incubation in the Yew View Tawny nest box and it has been a challenging week for my pair… in more ways than one! Firstly, the weather has… Continue reading