Friday April 19th 2019

Staff: Lucía Acevedo (LA), Andrea Molina (AM)
Weather: Super sunny!
Projects: SURVEY WETLANDS
We have done the first census of the season! It was a bit hard becouse although at the day it´s sunny and quite warm, at the mornings is still winter.
We have done some areas of the wetlands, and tomorrow we will finish :)

Projects: MARSH HARRIER
We have indentified one of the marsh harriers territories, and we have seen some males.

Thursday April 18th 2019

Staff: Lucía Acevedo (LA), Andrea Molina (AM) (Spanish team, just arrived this week).
Weather: Surprisingly sunny
Projects: WETLANDS
Magnus Pearson just explained us all the logistic survey census in the wetlands, tomorrow we are going to start!!

Work at the bird observatory this year

Do you want to work for us this year?
We are looking for personel for this year's field season.
What we need is 2-3 persons who will work with our various projects during the period from the mid April until the end of June. A couple of the projects you will work with is the wetland surveys and our ortolan bunting project.
In addition to this, we need ringers and ringing assistants from midsummer until the end of September.

Send an email to staff_manager@kvismaren.org with your application.

Tuesday September 25th 2018

Staff: Quentin Demarquet (QDT), Chiel Waagenaar (CWR), Etienne Debenest (EDT).

Weather: Sunny

Projects: RINGING STATION

23/09/2018 : Waders night in Loten!

This Sunday night was not windy but cold, a good moment to try catching waders. Here is the assessment: 12 birds for 5 species

Teal : 7

Ruff : 1

Snipe : 2

Dunlin : 1

Wheatear : 1

24/09/2018 : Ban Vallen : 49 newly ringed, 6 retraps, 13 species

Saturday September 15th 2018

Staff: Quentin Demarquet (QDT), Chiel Waagenaar (CWR), Etienne Debenest (EDT).

Weather: Cloudy and windy

Projects: RINGING STATION

Ringing Station : Ässön

Species list :
Willow Tit : 2
Coal Tit : 1
Great tit : 1
Willow Warbler : 1
Reed Warbler : 2
Goldcrest : 2 (1)
Robin : 5
Tree creeper : 1
Siskin : 2
Dunnock : 1
Reed Bunting : 1
White Wagtail : 1

Tuesday September 11th 2018

Staff: Quentin Demarquet (QDT), Chiel Waagenaar (CWR), Etienne Debenest (EDT).

Weather: Cloudy and windy.

Projects: RINGING STATION

Ringing Station : Vallen

Species list :

Willow Tit : 1
Blue Tit : 1
Willow Warbler : 5 (4)
Sedge Warbler : 4 (2)
Reed Warbler : 26 (5)
Grasshopper Warbler : 1
Blackcap : 5 (2)
Withethroat : 1
Wren : 1
Robin : 7 (1)
Bluethroat : 2 (1)
Dunnock : 1
Yellowhammer : 2
Reed Bunting : 23 (3)