Monday July 27 2015

Staff: APN, MMJ, LDC, HAN

Weather: Cloudy and very windy during morning. Cloudy and windy throughout the rest of the day.

Projects: Ringing.

Standardised ringing

Ringing took place at Banvallen. Weather conditions were not the best. It started one hour later and some mist nest were removed because it was very windy. In total 14 birds. Birds of 11 were caught, 6 of them new and 8 recaptures. Birds caught listed in detail below:

Saturday July 25 2015

25th July 2015

Staff: APN, MMJ, CBS, LDC, HAN

Weather: Calm and sunny during morning. Overcast at noon. Unyielding rain throughout the rest of the day.

Projects: Ringing.

Standardised ringing

Friday July 24 2015

24th July 2015

Staff: APN, MMJ, CBS, LDC, HAN

Weather: Sunny with prevailing winds throughout the whole day.

Projects: Ringing.

Standardised ringing

Ringing took place at Banvallen. The strong winds undoubtedly affected today’s catch to a large degree, as this was one of the poorer mornings of the season. In total, 18 birds of 5 species were caught, 12 of them new and 6 recaptures. Birds caught listed in detail below

Thursday July 23 2015

23nd July 2015

Staff: APN, MMJ, CBS, LDC, HAN

Weather: Cloudy and some drops during the ringing time. Sunny, but windy latter on.

Projects: Ringing.

Standardised ringing

Ringing took place in Vallen, starting at 4:30. 24 nets were set up and allowed the capture of 48 new birds and 13 recaptures. First indications of migration in two reed warblers spotted with fat scores of 4 and 5, a curious summer suspended moult in a whitethroat and nice species such bearded tits, goldfinch, greenfinch… which are numbered in detail next:

Wednesday July 22 2015

22nd July 2015

Staff: APN, MMJ, CBS, TMJ, LDC, JRD, HAN

Weather: Rain before first light, Southwesterly wind, blustery at times. Cloudy.

Projects: Great reed warblers, Ringing.

Great reed warblers

JRD Left. TMJ still has some nests to check for ringing in the coming days.

Standardised ringing

Ringing took place in Banvallen, after a delayed start due to weather. 10 nets produced 20 new birds, many nets were unusable due to weather conditions and continued high water.

Tuesday July 21 2015

21st July 2015

Staff: APN, MMJ, CBS, TMJ, LDC, JRD, HAN

Weather: Partially cloudy in the morning, clearing somewhat later on during ringing session. Heavy rain during afternoon and evening.

Projects: Great reed warblers, Ringing.

Great reed warblers

JRD and TMJ went to Sörbysjön and found a nest with a newly hatched chick and four eggs. The territorial male was confirmed to have two females, but despite hard attempts, the second nest could not be found.

Standardised ringing

Monday July 20 2015

20th July 2015

Staff: APN, MMJ, CBS, TMJ, LDC, JRD, HAN

Weather: Pretty calm but cloudy at first light, showers mid-day, clearing during late afternoon.

Projects: Great reed warblers, Ringing.

Great reed warblers

JRD and TMJ went to Fågelsjön, Rysjön and Slottsviken and checked nests and found a newly hatched chick in one nest in Slottsviken.

Standardised ringing

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