The birds caught are the totals for the two week period with the recaps in brackets..
Blackbird - 18 (21) includes the first juvenile.
|The first juvenile Blackbird|
Song Thrush - 4 (7)
Dunnock - 6 (13)
Chaffinch - 5 (12)
Greenfinch - 2 (0)
Goldfinch - 1 (0)
Yellowhammer 6 (0)
Redpoll - 17 (1)
Starling - 8 (3) This total includes 2 nestlings that were banded.
|One of the young Starlings - the nest was in the tree in the background built on the top of an occupied H Sparrow nest|
Silvereye - 1 (5)
Kingfisher - 1 (0)
Also caught another couple of C Quail - released unbanded. The wheels have been set in motion to get a variance to our permit so we can band them but I suspect the wheels will turn rather slowly.
|Another unbanded Quail about to be released.|