26th October 2017

Strong winds restricted the number of nets opened at 0730 and as the wind decreased more nets were opened through the morning, before ringing stopped at 1500.

A total of 294 new birds of 19 species/ sub-species, with the best being a Hornuggla (Long-eared Owl). Todays ringing takes Kays total of birds ringed on Landsort during our four periods of ringing here to over 20,000 birds, with only Mattias, Bosse and Pelle having higher totals.

There will be three at the Obs overnight: Chris, Kay & Lasse.

Wind: North-west
Strength: Strong, 8-13 m/s decreasing
Temperature: 9
Visibility: Good, 10-20 km
Cloud cover: Overcast, 8/8
Precipitation: Dry


Long-eared Owl Hornuggla 1
Wren Gärdsmyg 2
Robin Rödhake 2
Blackbird Koltrast 2
Redwing Rödvingetrast 1
Goldcrest Kungsfågel 5
Long-tailed Tit Stjärtmes 7
Blue Tit Blåmes 4
Great Tit Talgoxe 1
Treecreeper Trädkrypare 1
Chaffinch Bofink 1
Brambling Bergfink 1
Greenfinch Grönfink 1
Siskin Grönsiska 1
Redpoll Gråsiska 239
Gråsiska 5
Redpoll cabaret Gråsiska 15
Arctic Redpoll Snösiska 1
Bullfinch Domherre 4

of interest

Whooper Swan Sångsvan 1 Staging, on the pond at Bredmar
Bohemian Waxwing Sidensvans 5 Staging
Common Starling Stare 15 Migrating