23rd July 2020

A brisk northwesterly wind this morning again limited the number of nets opened. Nine birds were ringed including a Wood Warbler (Grönsångare). At Vadarbunkern this morning 17 Oystercatcher (Strandskata), two Dunlin (Kärrsnäppa), a Velvet Scoter (Svärta), a Tufted Duck (Vigg) and two Goldeneye (Knipa) were seen migrating southwest. This evening a flock of 29 Bar-tailed Godwit (Myrspov) and two Grey Plover (Kustpipare) flew southwest. An Eyed Hawk-moth (Videsvärmare) was caught in the trap.

Wind: Northwest
Strength 6-15m/s
Temperature: 13-18
Visibility: Good
Cloud cover: 2-5/8
Precipitation: None

Ringing day totals:

Blackbird / Koltrast: 1

Lesser Whitethroat / Ärtsångare: 4

Wood Warbler / Grönsångare: 1

Linnet / Hämpling: 3

Total: 9