Species caught were - (Recaps in brackets)
|Kate with one of the Blackbird recaps.|
|Otis with the first Blackbird he has banded.|
Dunnock - 1 (1)
Greenfinch - 11 (2) 1 was banded here in July 2010 and is now the oldest Greenfinch caught at this site the other was banded at the Zoo in August 2010.
|Ross, Ros and Otis comparing Greenfinch age and sex.|
House Sparrow - 34 (8)
Starling - 2 (0)
Silvereye - 53 (3) the biggest catch at this site for a couple of years. The oldest recap was banded in June 2009.
Tui - 3 (0)
|Ross showing off "his" Tui to Mary (wife) and Kate (daughter)|
|The damage that can be inflicted by Tui claws (and this is only a young one)|
|The resulting bloody mess (my blood not Tui blood)|