2nd June 2020

Clear skies and light wind again today. 11 birds were ringed including the first Swallow (Ladusvala) of the year, also caught was a Lesser Whitethroat (Ärtsångare) which was originally ringed in 2014 as a second year bird, making this it’s seventh year! Sightings from Södra Udden this morning included 220 Grey Plover (Kustpipare), 120 Knot (Kustsnäppa), 94 Dunlin (Kärrsnäppa), 130 Velvet Scoter (Svärta), 102 Common Scoter (Sjöorre) and a White-billed Diver (Vitnäbbad islom).

Wind: North to southwest
Strength 2-7m/s
Temperature: 11-14
Visibility: Good
Cloud cover: 0-4/8
Precipitation: None

Ringing day totals:

Barn Swallow / Ladusvala: 1

Marsh Warbler / Kärrsångare: 2

Reed Warbler / Rörsångare: 1

Lesser Whitethroat / Ärtsångare: 1

Whitethroat / Törnsångare: 3

Willow Warbler / Lövsångare: 2

Greenfinch / Grönfink: 1

Total: 11