Scotland’s oldest breeding female osprey is feared dead after she failed to return to her nest.
It was a joyful moment for twitchers this week when a mating pair of ospreys returned to their nest in Lochaber- in spite of being struck by lightning and raided by a pine marten last year.
One of Scotland’s most famous couples are expecting - and nature lovers will be watching the entire drama unfold on camera.
An osprey has laid her first egg of the season at a wildlife reserve in Perthshire.
They suffered lightning strikes, camera outages and pine marten attacks during the last nesting season.
An osprey that crash landed in a field entangled in a fishing line at a north-east animal rescue centre has sadly died.
A north-east animal rescue centre has been quarantined after an osprey showed potential signs of a deadly avian condition.
A “tragic error” resulted in a baby bird of prey dying while a wildlife charity attempted to tag it.
After a difficult year for an osprey nest at Loch Arkaig in Lochaber, conservationists are celebrating the news that a chick has been successfully reared at a neighbouring nest.
Scotland’s most famous osprey nest could fail to produce any chicks this year after fears the resident male is cheating with another bird.
They are known for their nest raids on the hunt for unguarded eggs.
Watch this cheeky pine marten checking out an osprey nest in the early hours of Friday morning.
Louis the osprey continues to entertain as he gets to work on building his nest - but struggles to manoeuvre a huge stick.
Holidaymakers are not the only north-east residents off to warmer climes this month - four osprey chicks are also off to sunny Spain.
These striking photos show a rare glimpse of a lucky osprey catching a bite to eat from the River Don in Aberdeen.
One of only two female Welsh ospreys breeding successfully in the UK has hatched two chicks in a Scottish national park.
The first osprey chick of the season has hatched at a Perthshire nature reserve.
Members of the north-east are being urged to report sightings of ospreys to a national charity.
A lonely osprey, who kept a vigil in his Highland nest waiting for his mate to arrive, has had his patience rewarded in duplicate.
In a nest at the top of an ancient Caledonian pine tree in the Highlands, a lovesick osprey is waiting patiently for his mate to arrive.
Here are the pictures which prove that a female osprey has returned to Scotland earlier than expected.
Bird enthusiasts in the Cairngorms National Park have been left devastated after their regular male osprey was usurped by a new pretender.
Wildlife watchers are enjoying a double delight with the arrival of a second osprey egg at the Loch of the Lowes.
One of Scotland's best known wild birds does not appear to be one of the country's most loved.
The historic 100th chick to fledge from Scotland's most famous osprey nest has died in West Africa.
The winner of this year's Scottish Tree of the Year has been revealed.
Dramatic images of an osprey swooping down on a loch to catch a fish have been captured at Aviemore.
Conservationists fear they could have said a final farewell to Scotland's best-loved osprey.
A famous Osprey nest in the Highlands has produced three chicks on the 60th anniversary of the birds returning to Scotland after being extinct.
Three osprey chicks have hatched at a north-east visitor attraction.
A leading conservation charity has warned that osprey breeding sites in part of the North East appear to have fallen.