Fredag den 10 maj 2019

Staff: Lucía Acevedo (LAL), Andrea Molina (AME), Mariana Lapa (MLA), Laila Aranda (LAR) and Gintaras Malmiga (GMA)

Weather: Cloudy and rainy in the morning, partially sunny in the afternoon

Projects: NEST BOXES

We have found the first starling chicks in Hammar but anything in Fiskinge. Instead of that, there were some predated nests.

Torsdag den 9 maj 2019

Staff: Lucía Acevedo (LA), Andrea Molina (AM), Mariana Lapa (MLA), Laila Aranda (LAR) and Gintaras Malmiga (GMA)

Weather: Cloudy and rainy

Projects: STARLING NEST BOXES

We have checked some of the starling nest boxes of Ångfallet, and in two of them we have seen already four little chicks of starling.

Projects: GREAT REED WARBLER
The first male of the season have been heard in Fågelsjön, they are arriving later than expected, but now the season have started!

Onsdag den 8 maj 2019

Staff: Lucía Acevedo (LA), Andrea Molina (AM)

Weather: Cloudy and lightly windy

Projects: WETLANDS SURVEY

We have done the rest of the wetlands census, Fågelsjön, Åslasjön, Fiskingemaden and Värstamaden. There are lots of waders in migration that use our wetlands as stopover, such as greenshanks, ruffs…
Six males and one female of tufted ducks were seen in Fågelsjön.

Observations: 20 yellow wagtails were seen in Åslasjön.

Tisdag den 7 maj 2019

Staff: Lucía Acevedo (LA), Andrea Molina (AM)

Weather: Cloudy and very cold

Projects: WETLANDS SURVEY

We have done part of the wetlands census today, we have covered Löten, Sörbysjon, Hammarmaden, Hammarbotten, Killige-maden, Nynasangen y Nyangen. In Löten we had have the chance to see three whimbrels that used our wetlands as a stopover. In Sörbyjon we had have count about 450 nest of Black-headed gulls.

Observations: We have seen a pair of White-tailed eagles in Hammarmaden.

Söndag den 5 maj 2019

Staff: Lucía Acevedo (LA), Andrea Molina (AM), Bo Nielsen (BN)

Weather: Lightly cloudy and quite cold

Projects: BLACK-HEADED GULL

One black-head gull was caught and ringed in Sörbysjön. We have also deployed a logger for a new project.

Projects: MARSH HARRIER

We have confirmed the marsh harrier territories in Kvismaren and it is fifteen females.

Lördag den 4 maj 2019

Staff: Lucía Acevedo (LA), Andrea Molina (AM), Bo Nielsen (BN)

Weather: Cloudy and very cold

Ringing:

One Savi´s warbler was catched in Sörbysjön.

Projects: MARSH HARRIER

We think that we have identified all of the nest. In total, there are fifteen distributed five in Åslasjön, one in Fågelsjön, three in Sörbysjön, two in Östra Kvismaren, one in Nyängen and three in Rysjön.

Projects: BLACK-HEADED GULL

We tried and failed but we almost success. Tomorrow, we will try again.

Fredag den 3 maj 2019

Staff: Lucía Acevedo (LA), Andrea Molina (AM), Bo Nielsen (BN)

Weather: Clear and very cold

Projects: MARSH HARRIER

We found two new nests in Åslasjön, one in Fågelsjön and another one in Sörbysjön. After two bad weather days, the marsh harriers were very active today.

Projects: BLACK-HEADED GULL

Torsdag den 2 maj 2019

Staff: Lucía Acevedo (LA), Andrea Molina (AM)

Weather: Cloudy and very windy

Projects: MARSH HARRIER

We found no nest but males and females were foraging in Östra Kvismaren.

Projects: SÖRON NEST BOXES

We have checked all the nest in Söron but it was a bit soon so there were just a few active nests.

Onsdag den 1 maj 2019

Staff: Lucía Acevedo (LA), Andrea Molina (AM)

Weather: Cloudy at the morning, and have been raining all the afternoon

Projects: MARSH HARRIER

We still focusing our efforts Östra fågelsjön, we have seen 4 males and 3 females foraging in the area.

Projects: SÖRON NEST BOXES

We have started the second check in the nest boxes of Söron, for now we have 5 boxes with brood activities.

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Tisdag den 30 april 2019

Staff: Lucía Acevedo (LA), Andrea Molina (AM)

Weather:A little bit rainy this morning, then sunny the rest of the day

Projects: MARSH HARRIER

We have been looking for new territories in Östra fågelsjön, since we have seen lots of individuals foraging there, we are focusing our efforts there.

Projects: STARLING NEST BOXES

We have finished the second check of the starling nest boxes, there are 56 nest boxes with brood activities.