Monday, 23 March 2015

Woodland ringing - Somerton Wood, South Staffs

Sunday 22nd March 2015:

James has been busy since moving his feeders to Somerton Wood, with over 150 birds in a single net over two ringing sessions. Highlights include finches, Nuthatch and TreeCreeper - see below:

Monday, 16 March 2015

Ringing demonstration for Wenlock Edge Community Wildlife Group

Sunday 15th March 2015:

Single net set up in the garden of Ian Plumridge to introduce half a dozen members of the WECWG to bird ringing. All told Linda and I caught the following in very short 'net time' given the tremendous numbers of birds visiting the feeders.

Blue Tit 26, Great Tit 9, Coal Tit 1, Long-tailed Tit 3, Chaffinch 1, Nuthatch 1, Dunnock 1