Almost calm conditions when the nets were opened at
0515 and remaining calm and overcast until nearly the end of the session when
the wind increased and the sun came out. All nets closed at 1100 with another
quiet day giving just 21 new birds caught of 9 species.
Best bird was a female Black Redstart, the 26th for the Station, with 22 of
these being spring birds.
First two Adders (Vipers) seen.
Some reduction of tree heights near nets done this afternoon.
Please note that there is a new ‘phone number for the Observatory: 0725 203 401
Use this number instead of the landline (soon to be disconnected) to make bookings for staying and contacting the Wardens.
Three at the Obs overnight; Chris, Kay and Arild.
|Wind Strength:||Light wind,
|Cloud Cover:||Overcast 8/8|
|Black Redstart||Svart rödstjärt||1|
Sightings of note
|Greylag Goose||Grågås||5||Flying over|
|Common Crane||Trana||5||Migrating North|
|Green Woodpecker||Gröngöling||1||Flying over|