Combined totals for the couple of days were -
Blackbird - 3 (2) incuded in the recaps was the oldest Blackbird recaptured here.
Dunnock - 7 (1)
House Sparrow - 6 (2)
Chaffinch - 4 (4) the old bird caught in the hen house was again caught so is still the oldest bird recaptured of any species.
|One of the Chaffinch from the Hen House has a badly damaged bill. Have caught it several time and it is of average weight.|
Yellowhammer - 1 (0)
|The Yellowhammer was a colourful male.|
Bellbird - 1 (0)
Tui - 1 (1) the new bird was a young female as were the two the other day. But the recap was an older male.
|The wing of the female Tui showing a vey small wing notch|
|The wing of the older male shows a much larger notch|