Tuesday, 30 May 2017

CES Visit 2 13/05/2017

Visit 2 kicked off in the fashion that we are pretty much used to, with the first round of the morning catching 1 bird, again it was a Chiffchaff, a returning adult female caught in net 1. The second net round was a little more productive with 10 birds caught, our first Whitethroat of the season was caught amongst them, we managed to go on and catch another 3 Whitethroat throughout our 2nd visit, coincidentally, it was visit 2 last year that also produced our first Whitethroat of the season. 21 birds were caught on visit 2 last year with 31 caught this year.

Species Total New Retraps
Blackbird 1
Blackcap 1
Blue Tit 1 2
Chiffchaff 1 3
Dunnock 1

Great Tit

Long tailed Tit
Song Thrush 1
Willow Warbler 2
Whitethroat 4
Wren 3 1
13 Species 15 16

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