10th November 2017

Limited nets opened at 0700 and closed at 1200 with just 25 new birds of 4 species/ sub-species.

All remaining nets removed at the end of trapping effort, today marking the end of ringing of Landsort for 2017 with a total of 11,154 new birds caught since we started ringing on 2nd April. Overall 210 days ringing effort to make 2017 the third highest of the 30 years history of the Observatory after 2014 and 2016.

End of season tidy and clean up, finalising paperwork etc this afternoon.

There will be two at the Obs overnight; Chris & Kay.

Wind: West, backing SW
Strength: Strong, occ V strong, 8-13 m/s
Temperature: 8
Visibility: Good, 10-20km
Cloud cover: Cloudy, 6-7/8
Precipitation: Dry


Brambling Bergfink 1
Redpoll Gråsiska 21
Gråsiska flammea 2
Redpoll cabaret Gråsiska cabaret 1

of interest

European Green Woodpecker Gröngöling 1 Foraging
Bohemian Waxwing Sidensvans 60 Foraging