The Welcome Swallow was probably the most interesting, it was caught by putting a short net across the entrance to the toilet where there is a nest. It was originally caught using the same method at the same place just over a year ago. So we now know it has returned for at least 2 springs.
|The Greenfinch recap about to get its freedom.|
The Blackbird was aged as a 2nd year bird by its retained juvenile primaries.
I suspect it might have been a banker in another life as its left a good deposit on Elenore's top