Tuesday, 23 August 2016

Making the Most of Moorlands: Update

Langholm Harriers Named

Three young harriers have been satellite tagged on Langholm Moor this season. The first two were tagged by the Hawk and Owl Trust and have been named Rowan and Sorrel (male and female respectively). The third youngster, a female tagged by Natural England has been named Tarras by M.E.Pringle of Meikleholm Brae. 25 hen harriers fledged successfully from 7 nests on the moor this season - Rick

Meet Tarras

Grainne, Hattie and Langholm 2016F- 161961 AKA Tarras