Friday, 8 December 2017

Woodcock

4th December 2017

Woodcock caught and ringed by James




Willow Tits - Cannock

19th November 2017

James and Stephen - Mill Green, Cannock

70 fresh ringed birds, including 4 Willow Tits

Sunday, 26 November 2017

Work party and roost catch

Sunday 26th November 2017

Work party - Joe, Linda, Dave, Stu - cutting and raking for Jack Snipe area - tough going!

Afternoon / roost - joined by Sadie and James.

Blue Tit 22,  Great Tit 7,  Dunnock 1,  Reed Bunting 8,  Starling 12,  Bullfinch 1,  Wren 1,  Great Spotted Woodpecker 1,  Long-tailed Tit 1,  Marsh Tit 1,  Coal Tit 2,  House Sparrow 2

Total : 59 birds

Sunday, 19 November 2017

Sunday 19th November 2017:

Joe and Linda work party, Dave and Stuart afternoon catch and roost.  Tapes in hedge nets for Redpoll, then central line of 3 nets for Reed Bunting and possible Starlings.

Birds caught:  22 Blue Tit,  8 Great Tit,  2 Dunnock,  1 Blackbird,  1 House Sparrow,   7 Lesser Redpoll,  2 Goldfinch,  1 Water Rail,  2 Wren,  9 Reed Bunting


Thursday, 26 October 2017

Hednesford Hills - 85 birds showing changing season

Robin 3, Wren 3, Song Thrush 2,  Coal Tit 6,  Blue Tit 6,  Great Tit 11,  Bullfinch 2,  Nuthatch 1, Goldcrest 30, Greenfinch 2,  Blackbird 2,  Long-tailed Tit 12,  Lesser Redpoll 5



Tuesday, 17 October 2017

More recoveries

Species:Reed Warbler (Acrocephalus scirpaceus)Scheme:GBTRing no:S204609
Ringing details
Age: 4 Sex: U Sex meth: U P.ringed: 0 P.alive: 0 Condition: U
Colour marks added: - Metal marks added: N Act1: U Act2: U
Ringing date: 06-Aug-2016 09:30:00
Reg code: DNR Place code: DNR Site name: Drakelow, near Burton-on-TrentDerbyshire, UK
County code: GBDES Grid ref: SK2220 Accuracy 0 Co-ords: 52deg 46min N -1deg -40min W Accuracy 0
Hab1: C7 Hab2: --
Biometrics: Wing: 64.0 mm. Weight: 10.8 g. Time: 09:30:00hrs
Remarks:-
Ringer: Souder R.G., 9148

Finding details
Ring not Verified Age: 4 Sex: U Sex meth: U
Colour marks added: - Metal marks added: - Act1: U Act2: U
Finding date: 06-Aug-2017 07:15:00
Reg code: CHE Place code: CHE Site name: Chelmarsh Reservoir, near BridgnorthShropshire, UK
County code: GBSHR Grid ref: SO7387 Accuracy 0 Co-ords: 52deg 28min N -2deg -23min W Accuracy 0
Hab1: B1 Hab2: C7
Biometrics: Wing: 66.0 mm. Weight: 10.0 g. Time: 07:15:00hrs
Finding condition: 8:20 Movement: 9
Subsequent Capture by Ringer Intentionally Taken
Remarks: -
Duration: 365 days Distance: 60 km Direction: 237deg (WSW)
Finder: Chelmarsh Ringing Group, 9193

Species:Bullfinch (Pyrrhula pyrrhula)Scheme:GBTRing no:S344147
Ringing details
Age: 3 Sex: F Sex meth: U P.ringed: 0 P.alive: 0 Condition: U
Colour marks added: - Metal marks added: N Act1: U Act2: U
Ringing date: 27-Dec-2016 08:00:00
Reg code: - Place code: HEDHIL Site name: Hednesford HillsStaffordshire, UK
County code: GBSTA Grid ref: SK0012 Accuracy 1 Co-ords: 52deg 42min N -2deg 0min W Accuracy 1
Hab1: D1 Hab2: A3
Biometrics: Wing: 79.0 mm. Weight: - g. Time: -hrs
Remarks:-
Ringer: Bache Shearwood & McShane, 8040

Finding details
Ring not Verified Age: 5 Sex: F Sex meth: U
Colour marks added: - Metal marks added: - Act1: U Act2: U
Finding date: 19-May-2017 10:00:00
Reg code: - Place code: HEDHIL Site name: Hednesford HillsStaffordshire, UK
County code: GBSTA Grid ref: SK0012 Accuracy 1 Co-ords: 52deg 42min N -2deg 0min W Accuracy 1
Hab1: D1 Hab2: A3
Biometrics: Wing: 79.0 mm. Weight: - g. Time: -hrs
Finding condition: 8:20 Movement: 9
Subsequent Capture by Ringer Intentionally Taken
Remarks: -
Duration: 143 days Distance: 0 km Direction: 0deg (N)
Finder: Chelmarsh Ringing Group, 9193

Some recoveries

Species:Chiffchaff (Phylloscopus collybita)Scheme:GBTRing no:KCK307
Ringing details
Age: 3 Sex: U Sex meth: U P.ringed: 0 P.alive: 0 Condition: U
Colour marks added: - Metal marks added: N Act1: U Act2: U
Ringing date: 06-Aug-2017 06:45:00
Reg code: CHE Place code: CHE Site name: Chelmarsh Reservoir, near BridgnorthShropshire, UK
County code: GBSHR Grid ref: SO7387 Accuracy 0 Co-ords: 52deg 28min N -2deg -23min W Accuracy 0
Hab1: B1 Hab2: --
Biometrics: Wing: 57.0 mm. Weight: 6.1 g. Time: 06:45:00hrs
Remarks: -
Ringer: Chelmarsh Ringing Group, 9193

Finding details
Ring not Verified Age: 3 Sex: U Sex meth: U
Colour marks added: - Metal marks added: - Act1: U Act2: U
Finding date: 30-Sep-2017 (0) 07:00:00
Reg code: ICK Place code: ICK Site name: Icklesham, SussexEast Sussex, UK
County code: GBESU Grid ref: TQ8815 Accuracy 0 Co-ords: 50deg 54min N 0deg 40min E Accuracy 0
Hab1: C7 Hab2: E6
Biometrics: Wing: 61.5 mm. Weight: 6.5 g. Time: 07:00:00hrs
Finding condition: 8:20 Movement: 9
Subsequent Capture by Ringer Intentionally Taken
Remarks: -
Duration: 55 days Distance: 275 km Direction: 130deg (SE)
Finder: Rye Bay Ringing Group, 9139


Species:Reed Warbler (Acrocephalus scirpaceus)Scheme:GBTRing no:S294654
Ringing details
Age: 3 Sex: U Sex meth: U P.ringed: 0 P.alive: 0 Condition: U
Colour marks added: - Metal marks added: N Act1: U Act2: U
Ringing date: 24-Aug-2016 06:20:00
Reg code: LIT Place code: LIT Site name: LitlingtonEast Sussex, UK
County code: GBESU Grid ref: TQ5201 Accuracy 0 Co-ords: 50deg 47min N 0deg 9min E Accuracy 0
Hab1: C7 Hab2: --
Biometrics: Wing: - mm. Weight: - g. Time: -hrs
Remarks:-
Ringer: Cuckmere Ringing Group, 9027

Finding details
Ring not Verified Age: 4 Sex: U Sex meth: U
Colour marks added: - Metal marks added: - Act1: U Act2: U
Finding date: 02-Jul-2017 10:05:00
Reg code: CHE Place code: CHE Site name: Chelmarsh Reservoir, near BridgnorthShropshire, UK
County code: GBSHR Grid ref: SO7387 Accuracy 0 Co-ords: 52deg 28min N -2deg -23min W Accuracy 0
Hab1: C7 Hab2: --
Biometrics: Wing: 65.0 mm. Weight: 12.0 g. Time: 10:05:00hrs
Finding condition: 8:20 Movement: 9
Subsequent Capture by Ringer Intentionally Taken
Remarks: INCORRECT RING LETTER. S NOT A
Duration: 312 days Distance: 259 km Direction: 318deg (NW)
Finder: Chelmarsh Ringing Group, 9193


Species:Blackcap (Sylvia atricapilla)Scheme:GBTRing no:S223370

Colour marks added: - Metal marks added: N Act1: U Act2: U
Ringing date: 14-Aug-2016 time unknown
Reg code: - Place code: UND Site name: UndertonShropshire, UK
County code: GBSHR Grid ref: SO6891 Accuracy 0 Co-ords: 52deg 30min N -2deg -28min W Accuracy 0
Hab1: G2 Hab2: F3
Biometrics: Wing: 73.0 mm. Weight: - g. Time: -hrs
Remarks:-
Ringer: Deans & Smith, 8062

Finding details
Ring not Verified Age: 3 Sex: M Sex meth: U
Colour marks added: - Metal marks added: - Act1: U Act2: U
Finding date: 10-Sep-2017 10:00:00
Reg code: CHE Place code: CHE Site name: Chelmarsh Reservoir, near BridgnorthShropshire, UK
County code: GBSHR Grid ref: SO7387 Accuracy 0 Co-ords: 52deg 28min N -2deg -23min W Accuracy 0
Hab1: C7 Hab2: G2
Biometrics: Wing: 75.0 mm. Weight: 17.0 g. Time: 10:00:00hrs
Finding condition: 8:20 Movement: 9
Subsequent Capture by Ringer Intentionally Taken
Remarks: -
Duration: 392 days Distance: 6 km Direction: 130deg (SE)
Finder: Chelmarsh Ringing Group, 9193