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Landsort Birds Diary!

27th August 2020

2020 Augusti Posted on 29 Aug, 2020 18:52:06

A warm calm morning. A juvenile Gök/cuckoo was seen at the Fågelstation and there was an overnight arrival of Lövsångare/willow warbler, 43 were ringed this morning.

66 birds ringed:

Rödhake/robin 1, Rödstjärt/redstart 1, Ärtsångare/lesser whitethroat 10, Törnsångare/whitethroat 1, Trädgårdssångare/garden warbler 1, Svarthätta/blackcap 2, Lövsångare/willow warbler 43, Kungsfågel/goldcrest 3, Grå flugsnappare/spotted flycatcher 2, Grönsiska/siskin 1, Gulsparv/yellowhammer 1



29th August 2020

2020 Augusti Posted on 29 Aug, 2020 18:36:11

A breezy start to the morning becoming windier after dawn and the nets were closed due to the rain arriving earlier than forecast. There was very little visible migration but Lövsångare/willow warbler were moving through the bushes after daybreak and the first Björktrast/fieldfare of the autumn was ringed.

Wind: East to southeast
Strength 2-17m/s
Temperature: 15-17°C
Visibility: Moderate to very good
Cloud cover: 6-8/8
Precipitation: 13mm

51 birds ringed:

Trädpiplärka/tree pipit 1, Rödhake/robin 2, Rödstjärt/redstart 1, Björktrast/fieldfare 1, Rörsångare/reed warbler 1, Ärtsångare/lesser whitethroat 16, Trädgårdssångare/garden warbler 2, Svarthätta/blackcap 2, Lövsångare/willow warbler 23, Kungsfågel/goldcrest 1, Grå flugsnappare/spotted flycatcher 1