Ringing was quieter than previous days. Only 41 ringed, I say only, I mean it's down on recent days.
Willow Warbler 11
Reed Warbler 3
Pied Flycatcher 2
Garden Warbler 2
|Firecrest 2k+ female. Craig Brookes|
|Duck mix. Mainly Wigeon - Louis Hansen|
|Eiders - Louis Hansen|
Spotted Flycatcher 1, Red-Breasted Flycatcher 1, Jay 4, Hobby 1, Kestrel 2, Marsh Harrier 3, Sparrowhawk 4, Merlin 1, Starling 50, Velvet Scoter 6, Golden Plover 250, Long-tailed Skua (same as prev days) and a male Wheatear.
In the evening we were invited down into Gedser town, for a fantastic farewell meal. Thanks Louis, a superb spread and fantastic company, as always! On the way back from Gedser we flushed not 1 but 2 Nightjars from the road, so now the nets are up and the churring can be heard throughout the peninsular!
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Photo (Firecrest) - Craig Brookes
Photo (ducks) - Louis Hansen.