Onsdag den 2 maj 2018

Fågelsjön (Etienne D.)

Staff: Etienne Debenest (EDT), Melanie Bouyssou (MBU), Gildas Baudouin (GBN), Ana Jara (AJA), Mariana Lapa (MLA), Laila Aranda (LAR), Tage Ashing (TAG)

Weather: Very froggy and wet in the morning and shinier in the afternoon

Projects: ORTOLAN BUNTINGS
Tage surveyed Söröslätten, Lindåsabacken and Sörön this morning, where we have one singing male in each area.

Projects: STARLING NESTBOXES
Another checking day around Ängfallet. The biggest clutch is still 7 eggs, most of the other nestboxes count one more egg today.

Tisdag den 1 maj 2018

Staff: Etienne Debenest (EDT), Melanie Bouyssou (MBU), Gildas Baudouin (GBN), Ana Jara (AJA), Mariana Lapa (MLA), Laila Aranda (LAR), Tage Ashing (TAG)

Weather: Fairly cold with some rain showers

Projects: ORTOLAN BUNTINGS
Tage surveyed Söröslätten and Lindåsabacken this morning, where we have one singing male in each area.

Projects: STARLING NESTBOXES
More nestboxes were checked today around Ängfallet. And the biggest clutch is 7 eggs today.

Måndag den 30 april 2018

Hammarbotten

Staff: Etienne Debenest (EDT), Melanie Bouyssou (MBU), Gildas Baudouin (GBN), Ana Jara (AJA), Mariana Lapa (MLA), Laila Aranda (LAR)

Weather: A little fog on the morning and the sun arrived the afternoon.

Projects: WETLAND SURVEYS
We made Fräknabottnen, Nynäsägen, Nyängen, Söbygon, Killinge-maden, Hammar-botten, Hammar-maden. We counted many birds. The Black-Headed Gull colony contained 260 nest in construction.

Söndag den 29 april 2018

Great white fronted goose (Etienne EDT)

Staff: Etienne Debenest (EDT), Melanie Bouyssou (MBU), Gildas Baudouin (GBN), Ana Jara (AJA), Mariana Lapa (MLA), Laila Aranda (LAR)
Weather: Little rain during the morning and sunny afternoon
Projects: WETLAND SURVEYS, MARSH HARRIER, GRW

Wetland survey: This morning EDT and MBU have done Åslasjön, Fågelsjön, Fiskingemaden and Vårstamaden areas. Due to the rain, no many broods and species have been observed this time comparing with the first round. Just one couple of Greylag geese.

Lördag den 28 april 2018

Staff: Etienne Debenest (EDT), Melanie Bouyssou (MBU), Gildas Baudouin (GBN)

Weather: The weather was cloudy with some showers again.

Projects: MARSH HARRIER
We spotted in central reed in Östra Kvismaren this afternoon and we saw 4 pairs. Now we count 20 pairs in the reserve.

Tomorrow, it’s wetland day.

EDT

Fredag den 27 april 2018

Sobyron (Melanie B.)

Staff: Etienne Debenest (EDT), Melanie Bouyssou (MBU), Gildas Baudouin (GBN)

Weather: The weather was cloudy with some showers.

Projects: STARLING NESTBOXES
GPS data today : new data for Ängfallet and we tried again to find them in Sörön but 28 nestboxes miss
.
Projects: CURLIEW
We went to the historic areas (Sköllersta and Askerley) but the agriculture fields and plantations don’t look good yet for them.

Also, we spotted around 2h in Fågeltorn but birds seem to not really like the wind and the rain.

Torsdag den 26 april 2018

Great White-Fronted Goose (Etienne D.)

Staff: Etienne Debenest (EDT), Melanie Bouyssou (MBU), Gildas Baudouin (GBN)

Weather: Win but sun today.

Projects: STARLING NESTBOXES

We check the nestboxes in Ängfallet, no bird yet. Starlings were singing in the garden and they brought some twigs.

Projects: MARSH HARRIER

We spotted this morning on Fågelsjön, Nyängen and in the central reed on Östra Kvismaren. We clarified 3 pairs and we found an other pair. At the end, we probably have 19 territories and 11 localized.

Onsdag den 25 april 2018

Staff: Etienne Debenest (EDT), Melanie Bouyssou (MBU), Gildas Baudouin (GBN)

Weather: The weather was windy and the sun was shining this afternoon.

Projects: MARSH HARRIER
We spotted this morning on Fågelsjön and Rysjön. We saw 8 nests constructions. This afternoon we clarified some nests on Fågelsjön. At the end, we probably had 18 territories.

Magnus F. introduced us to the Curlew survey.

EDT

Tisdag den 24 april 2018

Staff: Etienne Debenest (EDT), Melanie Bouyssou (MBU), Gildas Baudouin (GBN)

Weather: Rainy Tuesday ! The weather was cloudy this morning and the rain began around 12h.

Projects: MARSH HARRIER

We spotted again on 3 points of view in Fågelsjön. We clarified the nests positions for 7 females.
Also, we draw the report of the beginning of the marsh harrier survey. We count 15 territories.

Because of the rain, we did inside work : photo development, data management, etc.

EDT

Måndag den 23 april 2018

Busard des roseaux (Etienne D.)

Staff: Etienne Debenest (ED), Melanie Bouyssou (MB), Gildas Baudouin (GB)

Weather: Rainy Monday ! The weather was cloudy this morning and the rain began around 13h.

Projects: MARSH HARRIER

We spotted 3 points of view in Fågelsjön. We saw 7 nests for 8 females counted.
Also, we saw 152 great white fronted geese, one of them had a neckband.

PS. Thanks a lot to Magnus F. for his help for the power cut this evening. No kettle anymore !!

MBU